Postdoctoral Associate Shah/An Lab

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Donald Danforth Plant Science Cente

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St. Louis, Missouri

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Mon, 14 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Job Details Full-time | Part-timeEstimated: $41,000 – $59,000 a year3 hours ago Benefits – Health insurance Qualifications – Genetics – Doctoral degree Full Job Description Two positions at Drs. Dilip Shah/Yong-Qiang Charles An Yong-Qiang Charles An (USDA-ARS) and Dilip Shah laboratories at the Danforth Plant Science Center in St Louis, MO are jointly seeking motivated candidates to join in a team to a combination of quantitative genetics, systems biology and genomics and molecular biology for understanding of biological networks and diversity underlying soybean seed reserve production, discovery of soybean seed trait QTL genes, anding the knowledge for soybean seed quality improvement. 1). Postdoctoral Associate with focus on quantitative genetics and large-scale data analysis. Experience or strong training in quantitative genetics, network analysis, or other large-scale data analysis is desirable, but not required. 2). Postdoctoral Associate or research position (full-time or part-time) with focus on molecular biology and systems biology. The position is flexible and will be appointed based on the candidate’s qualification. The two positions are ideal for candidates with strong interest in combining of traditional biology with data sciences for biological discovery and crop improvement. For itional information about the position, please see or contact The Danforth Center offers competitive pay and a generous benefits package. To be considered applicants should send a cover letter, CV and names/contact information for three references. About the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center: Founded in 1998, The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center is an independent, non-profit organization with a mission to improve the human condition through plant science. Our focus is scientific research at the nexus of food, energy and the environment to improve the productivity and sustainability of agriculture. We assemble interactive teams of scientists and develop unique platforms to discover underlying principles about how plants work. We then convert that knowledge into useful crops and products, and partner with organizations that are best positioned to solve problems where they exist around the world. The Center’s work is funded through competitive grants from many sources, including the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Energy, National Science Foundation and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center is proudly an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment decisions at the Danforth Center are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. It is our policy that the Danforth Center does not discriminate in employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin and status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this web site, please contact Human Resources, at for assistance. Show full job description Quick