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USA 2012 - Postdoctoral fellowship Molecular Microbial Ecology

The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute’s Molecular Microbial Ecology Group is searching for a Postdoctoral Researcher. The position is available in December 2011 with an appointment up to one year. Renewal for potential additional years is contingent upon funding and job performance. The selected individual will perform experimental work and analyze systems level data (transcriptomes and proteomes) on marine phytoplankton responses to environmental perturbations relevant to climate change.
A PhD in microbiology, marine science, oceanography, or relevant topics in molecular biology is required. Candidates should be highly motivated, organized, independent, and have experience with marine molecular microbiology or plant/microbial eukaryotic cell biology. A background in marine algal cell culture and molecular biology is preferred, along with proven proficiency at experimental design and data analysis, including statistical analyses of comparative data.
Candidates must have a strong publication record that illustrates their ability to conduct high quality, insightful research. Outstanding written and verbal communication skills are required. The Postdoctoral Researcher must have demonstrated ability to initiate experimental work individually and be willing to work as a team member in a dynamic research group.
How to Apply:
Please send a curriculum vitae, a publication list (only publications in peer reviewed journals; articles that are published, submitted or in review), a statement of research interests, how these interests relate to goals in the Worden lab and career goals, as well as the names and addresses of three academic references.
Address your application materials to:
MBARI, Human ResourcesJob code: PDR-MMEG
7700 Sandholdt Road, Moss Landing, CA 95039-9644
Submit by e-mail to jobs@mbari.org (preferred), or by mail, or by fax to (831) 775-1620.
MBARI Welcomes Diversity
Competitive compensation and benefits package. MBARI considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.