Job Opportunities in IPMB, AS (Taipei, Taiwan)

2020-06-24 11:00:00

  • Description:
    Two Research Scientist (PhD-level) and multiple Technician (MS- or BS-level) positions are available to carry out an institutional team project on Agrobacterium transformation. Annual renewal for long-term employment is possible for these positions.
  • Responsibilities:
    Each Research Scientist will lead a team of two Technicians to carry out one of the two sub-projects: (1) Systematic omics analysis of Agrobacterium genes in virulence and plant transformation efficiency, and (2) Functional studies of Agrobacterium and plant factors in Agrobacterium-mediated plant transformation.
  • Requirement:Passion in science and research expertise in microbiology, comparative omics, or plant biology.
  • Starting date:Flexible; as early as September, 2020.
  • Salary:
    According to the Academia Sinica regulations with considerations on expertise and experience. The salary is sufficient for a quality life comparable to those holding similar positions in the US or Europe. Research Scientist candidates who demonstrate significant professional accomplishments and leadership will be offered a higher salary than regular Postdoctoral Research Associates.
  • Contact:
    Please send a complete CV, name and contact information of two references, and a brief description of motivation to both of the Lead Principal Investigators, Drs. Erh-Min Lai ( and Chih-Horng Kuo ( Informal inquiries are welcome.
    Suitable candidates will be invited for interviews. All positions are open until filled; applications received by July 31, 2020 will be selected for the first round of interviews.