A postdoctoral associate position is available at the Institute of Tropical Bioscience and Biotechnology, Chinese Academy of Tropical Agricultural Sciences. The successful applicant will develop methods to investigate the development of laticifer network and the regulation of rubber biosynthesis pathway in rubber tree, and develop new technology to induce laticifer differentiation and development.
The applicant should have a PhD degree in plant anatomy and/or plant molecular biology and bioinformatics. Skills in computational biology is a must. Experience with mass spectrometry would be beneficial. The candidate should have a good record of publications in respectable journals.
Please send a cover letter with a summary of research experience, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to:
Dr. Jiaming Zhang
Institute of Tropical Bioscience and Biotechnology
CATAS, Xueyuan Road 4, Haikou, Hainan, 571101, China
About Chinese Academy of Tropical Agricultural Sciences
Chinese Academy of Tropical Agricultural Sciences has 14 institutes located in different areas of South China. The Institute of Tropical Bioscience and Biotechnology is located in Haikou, a beautiful coastal city of Hainan Island in the South China Sea. It is a not-for-profit institute housed in a building of 12,500 m2 with good facilities for plant research.