Duke University, Biology

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Position ID:Duke-Biology-SY_PD [#22498, 1826]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Biology
Appl Deadline:2022/09/30 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/08/26, listed until 2023/02/26)
Position Description:    

The Sheng Yang He Lab at Duke University, Department of Biology, has an opening for a Postdoctoral Associate. The lab utilizes contemporary methods in molecular genetics, genomics, cell biology, biochemistry, bioinformatics and microbiology to answer basic and translational questions in the study of “plant-microbe-climate” multidimensional interactions. The candidates, in consultation with Professor He, can choose projects to advance the understanding of plant microbiota behavior and functions under changing climatic conditions. This is an emerging research topic of significant practical implications for the design of climate-resilient plants of the future.

Candidates for these positions should have obtained, at the time of the position start date, a Ph.D. degree in biological, physical, chemical, computer or mathematical sciences. Candidates should have a record of first-author publications demonstrating competence in critical scientific thinking and research creativity. Experience with plants and microbes are desirable but not required. There will be significant opportunities for professional growth and career development activities.

Duke is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.


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Durham, NC 27708