Job Opportunities

The UC Davis Plant Sciences Department is recruiting for the following positions:

Postdoctoral position in root population dynamics

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Joint position in the labs of Dr. Astrid Volder and Dr. Patrick H. Brown, Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, Davis

The Volder and Brown labs at UC Davis are recruiting a postdoc to take the lead on the final data analysis and write up of root data collected from minirhizotron images in the last 5 years.

The primary project involves analyzing and writing up a 3 year dataset involving the impact of fertilizer and watering regimen on root production and survival dynamics of California almond trees in a commercial orchard.

Digital Agriculture PhD candidate

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Dr. Song Li’s research group at the School of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech, VA, USA, is looking for a highly motivated and talented PhD candidate to work in digital agriculture starting in Fall 2019. The appropriate candidate should have a strong background in plant genomics, genetic, breeding, phenotyping, or computational biology.

Junior / Assistant Specialist

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RECRUITMENT PERIOD Open date: July 22nd, 2019 Next review date: Monday, Aug 5, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee. Final date: Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Post-doc Research Associate

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Project title: Organelle Biogenesis and Function in Plant Cells

A position for one post-doc research associate is available immediately in the Plant Research Laboratory, Michigan State University in the laboratory of Dr. Federica Brandizzi