Posting Summary: Minimum Qualifications: PhD. in Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology or a related discipline is required. Experience in CRISPR/Cas engineering, plant tissue culture techniques, proteomics and genomics. Job Description: This is a two year post-doctoral position founded by grants. Continuation of the position depends on funding and the performance of the incumbent. The successful candidate will conduct research using CRISPR/Cas editing approaches to understand regulation mechanisms of plant resistance/tolerance to abiotic stress (Al toxicity, heat, drought). The candidate will design and execute laboratory experiments, maintain detailed and accurate records, and analyze quantitative data, submit publications, meanwhile, the candidate will be actively involved in the training and co-supervision of graduate and undergraduate students.
Internal Number: 220_56337
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Tennessee State University is committed to excellence and has been consistently listed in the U.S. News & World Report’s “Guide to America’s Best Colleges” for more than a decade. Founded in 1912, TSU is a comprehensive, urban, co-educational, land-grant institution in Nashville, Tennessee. The university has been served by seven presidents, including Dr. Glenda Baskin Glover, who is currently serving as our eighth president.TWO CAMPUSESOur Nashville home offers two locations—the 500-acre main campus nestles in a beautiful residential neighborhood along the Cumberland River, and the downtown Avon Williams campus sits near the center of Nashville’s business and government district.