CRAG is an independent research institution engaged in leading-edge basic and applied plant and farm animal sciences. CRAG is established as a Consortium of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), Institute of Agrifood Research and Technology (IRTA), Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), and University of Barcelona (UB). The Center is located at the UAB Campus, and currently hosts 200 members from across the world.
Research Programs at CRAG (from basic science to applied research using plant experimental model systems, crops and farm animals) make extensive use of genomic technologies and large sets of genetic and genomic data (http://biennialreport2018-2019.cragenomica.es/).
The Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG) is looking for a PhD Student to be part of the group Brassinosteroid signaling in plant development.
The candidate will be in charge of genetic analysis of Arabidopsis and Sorghum mutants, molecular clony and functional characterization of candidate genes
The tasks are included within the framework of the project 683163-ERC-2015-CoG “IDRICA (Improving Drought Resistance In Crops and Arabidopsis)”.
Contract Duration: Until April 2022
Hours/week: Full time
Start date: December 2021
To apply for this job please visit recruitment.cragenomica.es.