Postdoc Position in USA, University of California Irvine
Designation/Position- Postdoc Position in USA
University of California Irvine, USA invites application for Postdoc Position in USA from eligible and interested candidates
About- Research group is seeking to hire a highly-motivated *Postdoctoral Researcher *to investigate how interactions between species and their environment shape how microbial communities respond to environmental changes. In our lab we combine diverse approaches such as experimental evolution on synthetic communities, whole genome sequencing, single-cell biology and mathematical modelling to formulate hypotheses that can be tested with experiments. Postdoc Position in USA
Research/Job Area- Microbial ecology, evolutionary genetics, genomics, molecular microbiology, computational biology
Location- University of California Irvine, USA
The successful candidate will have a substantial degree of independence and will have opportunities to pursue their own research interests in *microbial evolutionary ecology*.
The successful candidate will have a PhD. in the following or related fields: microbial ecology, evolutionary genetics, genomics, molecular microbiology, computational biology.
Expertise in microbial experimental evolution, high-throughput sequencing and/or quantitative skills are highly desired.
Job/Position Description- The position is available as of summer 2019. The successful candidate will join the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and the Center for Evolutionary Genetics at UCI.
The department is part of the Network of Experimental Research on Evolution (NERE) and the UCI Microbiome Initiative, providing exciting networking opportunities.
How to Apply- Interested candidates please send a letter of inquiry indicating your previous research experience and your motivations to join the lab, as well as a CV including publication list and the contact information for three references to Dr Alejandra Rodriguez Verdugo ([email protected]) with the subject line ‘MicroEvoEco; Postdoc position’.
Last Date for Apply– Until the position is filled.
Review of applications will begin May 15th, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.