The successful candidate will be responsible for ground-based and post-flight experiments related to a project performed on the International Space Station. The person may need to travel to NASA sites for flight activities. Image analysis of growth and development, as well as genomic studies, will also be performed. Participation in the supervision of undergraduate students is expected. She/he will also participate in writing reports and manuscripts.
PhD in Plant Biology or related field, or will earn a PhD before the hire date.
Bioinformatics, plant physiology, and gravitational and space biology experience. Strong interpersonal skills. Strong analytic, writing, and oral communication skills.
Internal Number: 998754
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