Dow AgroSciences, based in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, develops leading-edge crop protection and plant biotechnology solutions to meet the challenges of the growing world. Dow AgroSciences is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company and had annual global sales of $5.7 billion in 2011. Learn more at
Dow AgroSciences is seeking a
Postdoctoral Research Associate
to investigate the regulatory mechanisms underlying gene expression in plants. The main responsibility of this position is to identify and functionally characterize genes and proteins that contribute to embryogenic response and other regulatory functions in plants and modulate their expression leveraging EXZACT
technology in corn and soybean. An interdisciplinary approach of plant molecular biology, genomics, and proteomics will be employed. The selected candidate will be interacting with a larger group of DAS scientists from various locations working in diverse functions.
This position is located in Portland, OR
A PhD in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Genetics or comparable field, and expertise in molecular biology is required
Experience working with gene discovery, gene expression analysis, various bioinformatics tools and data mining is preferred.
Excellent oral and written communication skills are desirable.
Dow Agrosciences - 14 months ago
Dow AgroSciences is all about growth -- crop growth to be exact. The Dow Chemical subsidiary operates as part of its parent's...