[AS-IPMB Erh-Min Lai & Chih-Horng Kuo lab] Research Scientist (PhD-level) and Technician (MS- or BS-level)

Lab name AS-IPMB Erh-Min Lai & Chih-Horng Kuo lab
Job Position Research Scientist (PhD-level) and Technician (MS- or BS-level)

Two Research Scientist (PhD-level) and multiple Technician (MS- or BS-level) positions are available to carry out an institutional team project on Agrobacterium transformation. Annual renewal for long-term employment is possible for these positions.

Each Research Scientist will lead a team of two Technicians to carry out one of the two sub-projects: (1) Systematic omics analysis of Agrobacterium genes in virulence and plant transformation efficiency, and (2) Functional studies of Agrobacterium and plant factors in Agrobacterium-mediated plant transformation.

Requirements Passion in science and research expertise in microbiology, comparative omics, or plant biology.
Salary According to the Academia Sinica regulations with considerations on expertise and experience. The salary is sufficient for a quality life comparable to those holding similar positions in the US or Europe. Research Scientist candidates who demonstrate significant professional accomplishments and leadership will be offered a higher salary than regular Postdoctoral Research Associates.
Contact Please send a complete CV, name and contact information of two references, and a brief description of motivation to both of the Lead Principal Investigators, Drs. Erh-Min Lai (emlai@gate.sinica.edu.tw) and Chih-Horng Kuo (chk@gate.sinica.edu.tw). Informal inquiries are welcome. Suitable candidates will be invited for interviews. All positions are open until filled; applications received by July 31, 2020 will be selected for the first round of interviews.
2020-06-22 ~ 2020-09-30