Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Phytopathology / Genetic Engineering

  • Contract
  • Brazil
  • Posted 3 weeks ago

FAPESP - São Paulo Research Foundation

18 Nov 2023
Job Info

FAPESP – São Paulo Analysis Basis
Analysis Discipline
Organic sciences
Researcher Profile
Established Researcher (R3)
Software Deadline
2 Feb 2024 – 23:59 (UTC)
Sort of Contract
To be outlined
Job Standing
Not Relevant
Is the job funded via the EU Analysis Framework Programme?
Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job associated to workers place inside a Analysis Infrastructure?

Supply Description

The Citrus Researcher Heart from Agronomic Institute (IAC) provides a post-doctoral fellowship place (for 36 months) to contribute to the event of the “CROP-IAC mission – Citrus, Espresso and Cane: Analysis Group for Revolutionary Merchandise” (web site: / Instagram: @ccdcropiac ). The mission is without doubt one of the Science for Growth Facilities (CCDs) supported by the São Paulo Analysis Basis (FAPESP) in São Paulo state, Brazil. 

The chosen candidate will develop a mission related to citrus, whose foremost goal is to use transgenic and gene enhancing methods (equivalent to CRISPR) in scion and rootstock varieties of business curiosity, with the intention of enhancing resistance to HLB. The chosen candidate must be prepared and in a position to spend a while working within the USA or Europe.

Desired expertise: molecular biology, genetic engineering, microbiology, tissue tradition, phytopathology, bioinformatics instruments and statistical packages for analysis in agricultural sciences.

Paperwork (in PDF): A canopy letter describing the expertise and motivation (as much as 2 pages), Curriculum vitae (as much as 5 pages) and two advice letters. The paperwork have to be despatched by electronic mail ([email protected] ), indicating “PD_CCD-CROP-IAC – NAME OF CANDIDATE” within the message’s topic. Digital interviews shall be scheduled with certified candidates.

This chance is open to candidates of any nationality. The chosen candidate will obtain a FAPESP Submit-Doctoral fellowship within the quantity of R$ 9,047.40 month-to-month (~1,809.00 USD) and a analysis contingency fund, equal to 10% of the annual worth of the fellowship which must be spent on gadgets straight associated to the analysis exercise. 
Extra details about the fellowship is at: .

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Eligibility standards

Eligible vacation spot nation/ies for fellows:

  • Brazil

Eligibility of fellows: nation/ies of residence:

  • All

Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:

  • All

Work Location(s)

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Centro de Citricultura “Sylvio Moreira” / Instituto Agronômico de Campinas
São Paulo
Postal Code
Rodovia Anhanguera, km 158 (Bairro Cascalho)

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R. Pio XI, 1500 – Alto da Lapa
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