Institute of Apicultural Research, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science.
POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH POSITION IN HONEY BEE HEALTH AND THE MECHANISM OF ANTI-DISEASES OF HOST
The honey bee protection and bio-safety team of Dr. Diao Qingyun (Institute of Apicultural Research, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science) is seeking a scientist to head a research project on infection mechainsm of pathogens and immunity reaction in honey bees. The overall project goals are to explore the infection mechanism of pathogens and defense mechanisms of honey bee. The position at Institute of Apicultural Research, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science advanced apicultural, molecular biology experiments and highthroughout sequencing. Thus, a combination of field and laboratory work is anticipated.
The ideal candidate will hold a Ph.D. in life sciences and exhibit outstanding research promise. In addition, demonstration of a high level of scientific productivity, technical skills in apiculture, molecular biology, and/or functional and bioinformatics genomics, and excellent English communication and organizational skills are desired. The initial appointment will be made for one or two years, with the possibility of a three-year extension. Salary will depend on qualifications.
Please send inquiries and applications until the 15th of Sept 2015 to email@example.com. Applications should be one comprehensive electronic document, comprised of a CV, contact information of three professional references, and a short (one-page) description of why you are qualified and specifically interested in this position.
Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.