Job Summary/Basic Function: The University of North Texas (UNT) is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the area of plant cell and molecular biology. 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, DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tplants.2017.03.012, and Chapman et al., 2019, Biochem J https://doi.org/10.1042/BCJ20180021.
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 System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.
Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. (or equivalent) in biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology or a related discipline is required. Demonstrated (published) experience in confocal microscopy approaches and recombinant DNA methodology is required.