Research Fellow in Wheat/Wild Relative Introgression, University of Nottingham

Research Fellow in Wheat/Wild Relative Introgression, University of Nottingham

16 April, 2016

A Research Fellow is required to undertake and lead research in the wheat/wild relative introgression programme at The University of Nottingham/BBSRC Wheat Research Centre. The successful applicant will work closely with the programme leaders Ian and Dr Julie King of this BBSRC funded research programme at the Sutton Bonington Campus.

In addition to integrating into the existing on-going introgression programme at Nottingham, the appointee will be expected to generate additional funding in this area of Research.

The post will play a key role in the ’s global food security programme. Candidates with a track record in areas such as cytogenetics’, , sequence analysis and , comparative , and molecular markers are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must have a PhD (or equivalent) in a biological/genetics subject with previous experience at a post-doctoral level and proven ability and experience of working with international collaborators.

This is a full time, fixed term position available until 31 August 2019 and may lead to an established academic post, subject to performance, and continuing right to work in the UK.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Prof Ian King, email ian.king@nottingham.ac.uk. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

This post is not valid after Tuesday May 17th, 2016

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