Postdoctoral Fellow

us: Postdoctoral Fellow [Funding expected to continue | Duties: Sequence and assemble genomes of 20 fungi and run comparative genomics analyses. Greenhouse experiments, including plant measurements, gene expression and metabolomic extractions and analyses for Panicum hallii plants grown individually with 20 fungi and in diverse mixtures. Field experiments with Panicum virgatum, Sorghum bicolor, and Zea mays grown under irrigation treatments, including fungal community, gene expression, and metabolomics extractions and analyses. General lab and field preparation, clean up, supplies ordering, and organization of undergraduate student assistants. Licenses: Class " C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of ... | Minimum Requirements: PhD in Biology or related field within the last three years. Experience in fungal genomics, plant and fungal gene expression, culturing, and associated bioinformatics | Preferred Requirements: Research experience with fungal and plant metabolomics. Familiarity with C4 grasses in field and greenhouse experiments. Prior experience with field methods and high throughput phenotyping] / University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin); Austin, Texas, United States