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Tissue culture and transformation research associate

The Pearce lab at CSU is seeking a research associate to perform tissue culture and transformation protocols to support the crop breeding and genetics program. Our lab is implementing CRISPR/Cas genome editing in wheat and potato to confer novel traits and accelerate the development of improved varieties. The successful applicant will primarily work in a molecular biology lab to culture and propagate wheat and potato plants using sterile in vitro methods and to perform transformation using biolistic and Agrobacterium-mediated protocols. For full job details and information on how to apply by our full consideration of 07/07/2019, see: CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.

Graduate Students

Potential graduate students interested in joining the lab are encouraged to contact Dr.
Pearce with outlines of their research interests and experience, but should first review
the information contained in the Graduate School Handbook:

I will be happy to work with potential students who have identified external opportunities
to fund their studies. Potential funding sources include:

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