Open Job Announcements

Open Positions

Executive Director for the Australian Plant Phenomics Facility. For further information including details on how to apply, please download the Candidate Booklet.

Phenomics Manager for the High-Throughput Phenotyping platform at the Plant Phenomics Facility at Washington State University. Screening of applications will begin 5 March 2018 and continue until the position has been filled.

Research Group Leader – Developmental Biology of Plant Seeds at IPK Gatersleben in the Seed Development research group.

Research Group Leader – Metabolic Diversity  at IPK Gatersleben in the Growth Dynamics research program with the Molecular Genetics Department.

Early Stage Researcher position for the topic “Sun-induced and laser-induced fluorescence –novel indicators of vegetation stress and resource use efficiency” is available at Research Center Jülich (Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH). The start date is 30 November 2018.  Deadline: 31 October 2018 17:00 - Europe/Brussels.

Postdoctoral Positions

Postdoctoral Position in Plant Phenotyping with X-ray Micro Computed Tomography, Purdue USA

Postdoctoral position at the Quint Lab located at the Institute of Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences at MLU Halle-Wittenberg.
Deadline: until position is filled.
Position available until December 2020.

EcoPods Development Postdoctoral Scholar at Berkeley Lab’s Environmental Genomics & Systems Biology Division, Emeryville, CA, USA.
Deadline: until position is filled.

Postdoctoral Position in Plant Phenotyping with X-ray Micro Computed Tomography at the The Iyer-Pascuzzi Lab at Purdue University. Anticipated start date is January or February 2019.


PhD positions

PhD position on "Rhizosphere chemical mapping of plant-soil interaction" with the International Soil Modeling Consortium

Three-year PhD project "Developing novel watercress varieties for taste and health using molecular breeding." The positions will be based mostly at the University of California, Davis with field work in the UK, Portugal, and the USA.

PhD fellowship/scholarship for the "RobuCrop - Robust wheat for the future" project at Graduate School of Science and Technology, Aarhus University, Denmark, within the Food Science program. The position is available from 1 November 2018 or later. 

 PhD student from the UK or EU  for the project "Using deep learning and AI to tackle global food insecurity and undernutrition" at Earlham Institute with industrial collaborator Syngenta.

Research Associate / PhD student (f/m) in the field of rhizosphere microbiology in the Institute of Crop Science and Resource Conservation (INRES) at the University of Bonn.

PhD student from the UK or EU for the project "Developing CropQuant Phenotyping Robot and AI Technologies to Gain Insights of Wheat GxE Interactions in Changeable Environmental Conditions (ZHOUE19DTP)" at the Earlham Institute.



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