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tenure tracking assistant professor in plant biotechnology and molecular microbiology

Posted by: Shanghai Jiaotong University

Posted date: Apr-24-2019

Location: Shanghai

 <b><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">The MPMI</span></b><span style="font-size: 12pt;"> lab at the State Key Laboratory of Microbial Metabolism of School of Agriculture and biology of Shanghai Jiao Tong University studies molecular plant-microbe interaction between rice and bacterial pathogens. Our goal is to improve the inventory of researchers in molecular plant-microbe interaction, biocontrol of plant diseases, plant immunity, and relationship between posttranscriptional event and innate immune. The information of Prof. Chen and Prof. Zhu are found here:</span>
<div><a href="http://www.agri.sjtu.edu.cn/En/Data/View/2728"><span style="font-size:
12.0pt;Times New Roman">http://www.agri.sjtu.edu.cn/En/Data/View/2728</span></a></div>
<div><a href="http://www.agri.sjtu.edu.cn/En/Data/View/4505"><span style="font-size:
12.0pt;Times New Roman">http://www.agri.sjtu.edu.cn/En/Data/View/4505</span></a></div>
<div> <span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">We are currently recruiting <b>3-5</b> <b>tenure tracking</b> assistant professors in <b>plant biotechnology</b>, <b>MPMI</b>, <b>molecular microbiology</b> or <b>epigenetics</b>.</span></div>
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<div><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">Candidates</span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman"> must hold a university degree equivalent to a PhD at the time of recruitment. You should be highly positive, have very good communication skills and the ability to team-working. You need to be skilled in both oral and written communication in English. You should have published in impactful journals showing creativity and quality. Postdoc experience is plus.</span></div>
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<div><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">Shanghai Jiao Tong University</span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">, as one of the most famous university in China, is dedicated to providing creative environments for learning and research. We offer a wide variety of funding for young scientists, and excellent innovation and collaboration opportunities. More than 3 000 employees and 46 000 students have already chosen Shanghai Jiao Tong University. We welcome your application!</span></div>
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<div><b><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">We offer</span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman"> a unique opportunity to start a research team in microbiology in a great and stimulating research environment with excellent peers that will help support the new fellow during the startup period and help build your team. And highly competitive <b>start-up packages/salaries/housing subsidiary</b> according to your research background.<b> Six-year position, can be prolonged with tenure based on your research</b>. Planned enrollment figure of PhD students and fellows.</span></div>
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<div style="margin-left:6.0pt;text-indent:-6.0pt;"><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">A complete application should be sent in English to Prof. Chen (</span><a href="mailto:gyouchen(at)sjtu.edu.cn"><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">gyouchen(at)sjtu.edu.cn</span></a><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">) or Prof. Zhu (</span><a href="mailto:bzhu1981(at)sjtu.edu.cn"><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">bzhu1981(at)sjtu.edu.cn</span></a><span style="font-size:12.0pt;Times New Roman">) including: (1) a cover letter summarizing your major research field and interest, (2) a curriculum vitae with full list of publications (3) the names and contacts of two references.</span></div>
Job Title tenure tracking assistant professor in plant biotechnology and molecular microbiology
Post Details
Email bzhu1981(at)sjtu.edu.cn
Employer's Website www.agri.sjtu.edu.cn
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Microbiology
Job Classification Job Classification -> Assistant Professor
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location Shanghai
Key Words assistant professor, Plant, Microbiology
Start Date 2019-04-23