Career and Open Positions


Open Positions

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.

Microscopy Team Leader position located at Syngenta's Jealott's Hill R&D site in Berkshire-Bracknell, UK.


Tenure-track, Assistant Professor Appointment in Imaging in the College of Engineering at the University of Saskatchewan in association with the Global Institute for Food Security (GIFS) and the Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC) in Global Food Security in Saskatoon, Canada.
Start date: 2 July 2018

Tenure Track in Plant Physiology in the Department of Food Science that will strengthen and complement ongoing research in the effect of climate change on, and protected production of high value crops.
Deadline: 31 May 2018
Start date: August, 2018

Postdoctoral Positions

Post-Doctoral Research Assistant/Associate at the Controlled Environment Phenotyping Facility at Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA.
Start date: 1 June 2018

Research Associate/Fellow with the Deep Learning for Image Analysis project based in the School of Computer Science, Jubilee Campus at the University of Nottingham, but will be required to spend some time at Syngenta’s international research centre in Berkshire.
Deadline: 30 May 2018

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.


Internship for Master's degree candidate Hyperspectral Technology at Bayer, Leverkusen, Germany