Postdoctoral position in experimental evolution and systems biology ~

16 de febrero de 2012

Postdoctoral position in experimental evolution and systems biology

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in evolutionary
systems biology at the Laval University Institute for Integrative and
Systems Biology (IBIS)(Quebec, Canada) to study the organization of
signalling networks by means of experimental evolution.  The successful
candidate will study the genetic architecture and evolution of signalling
networks using the budding yeast and its close relatives as models. The
candidate will have access to state-of-the-art facilities in automated
screening, high-throughput sequencing and computational biology.

Applicants must hold a PhD in biology or in a related discipline. The
candidate should have strong experience in molecular biology and/or
bioinformatics.  Prior experience with high throughput screening and
genotyping, statistics and yeast genetics would be an asset.

Université Laval is one of the first higher education institutions in
the Americas and is one of the leading universities in Canada. Located
in Quebec City -- a UNESCO world heritage city-- Université Laval
offers an excellent research and training environment for scholars and
an outstanding quality of life.

Time of initial appointment: Between July and September 2012 (flexible).

Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the
position is filled.

Initial term of one year renewable for two years.

Interested candidates should contact Christian Landry
( and include a cover letter describing research
interests, a CV and the names of two referees.

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Christian Landry, PhD
Assistant Professor
CIHR New Investigator
Department of Biology
Institute for Integrative and Systems Biology
Room 3106, Pavillon Charles-Eugene-Marchand
1030, Avenue de la Medecine
Laval University
Quebec (Quebec) G1V 0A6

Phone: 418-656-3954
Fax: 418 656-7176

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