Postdoctoral Research Fellow (UK) ~

11 de octubre de 2012

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (UK)

Deadline extended to 24th October

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - ML4136
School of Biology, Salary: Ł30,122 - Ł32,901 per annum, Start Date:
As soon as possible, Fixed Term: 3 years

A three-year post-doctoral position is available to work in the laboratory
of Mike Ritchie at the University of St Andrews, on a project which
is collaborative with Stephen Goodwin at the University of Oxford. The
aim is to adopt a multidisciplinary approach to examine the evolution
of the fruitless gene in Drosophila. Studies will include sequencing,
population genetics and selection analysis, genetic manipulation and
behavioural analysis, and expression analysis. The ideal candidate
will be an enthusiastic evolutionary or behavioural geneticist with an
interest in the genetics of sexual behaviour and/or speciation. A PhD
is essential and a work permit will be required for non-European citizens.

The work will be based at the Centre for Biological Diversity at
the University of St Andrews, Scotland and will involve visits to
collaborators (especially but not only at Oxford) and potential

This post is for 3 years starting as soon as possible.

Informal enquires to Professor Mike Ritchie email:,
but further details available at the University vacancies website

PLEASE NOTE that formal applications cannot be made to Mike, but
must be submitted via the University online e-recruitment system at (vacancy ML4136).

Some websites: Further details: (vacancy ML4136)

MGR  Lab:
MGR Uni:  
CBD @ St A:
SG Lab:    

Closing Date: 17 October 2012

Please quote reference no:  ML4136

Mike Ritchie
Centre for Biological Diversity, School of Biology, University of St
Andrews, Fife. Scotland KY16 9TH UK

Phone: 0 (44 outside UK) 1334 463495
Some websites:

Michael Ritchie <>

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