Responsibilities will include: using system genetics to study how plants (Arabidopsis, selected crops) detect, make sense of, and adapt to various nutrient (phosphorus, nitrogen and iron) signals. Skills in compiling, analyzing and summarizing results in preparation for writing reports, manuscripts and articles for publication and incorporating results into presentations is required. Duties will also include coordinating with graduate students as needed and overseeing undergraduate students who will be working on these projects.
Position to be filled at earliest possible date. This is a fixed term position, with end date 12 months from date of hire. Renewal possible dependent upon continuation of funding.
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