The University of North Texas (UNT) is seeking two Postdoctoral Research Associate in the area of plant biochemistry and molecular biology.
1) Exciting opportunities are available to study the cell biology of storage lipid compartmentalization in plant systems. For more information, please see Pyc et al, 2017, Trends Plant Sci, pii: S1360-1385(17)30063-8. doi: 10.1016/j.tplants.2017.03.012.
2) A second postdoctoral opportunity is available to study the spatial compartmentalization of lipid metabolism in plant systems using sophisticated tools in imaging mass spectrometry combined with other approaches in molecular biology, cell biology and biochemistry. For more information, please see Horn and Chapman, 2014, Prog Lipid Res, 54:32-52; Sturtevant et al., 2016, Curr Opin Biotech, 37:53-60; Sturtevant et al., 2017, Biochim Biophys Acta, 1862(2):268-281.
For inquiries, send cv and letter of interest to Dr. Kent D. Chapman, firstname.lastname@example.org. A Ph.D. (or equivalent) in biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology or a related discipline is required. Expertise and experience in lipid metabolism research is preferred. A student-focused research university with an emphasis on sustainability, UNT is the nation’s 25th largest public university, and is committed to serve its 38,000 students while powering the North Texas region through innovative education and research. The University of North Texas is an AA/ADA/EOE.
Doctorate is required in Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology or a related discipline.