2021-01-25 11:00:00

The Research Assistant position is available to help these two research projects.

  1. Investigation of the regulation mechanism of Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) in the specific root developmental zones by RGF1 peptide.
    Yamada M, Han X, Benfey PN RGF1 controls root meristem size through ROS signaling. Nature. 2019 Dec 4. doi: 10.1038/s41586-019-1819-6. Epub 2019 Dec 4
  2. Elucidation of the regulation mechanism of ROS and alternatively spliced isoforms during root adaptation to abiotic stress.

Additionally, the position involves lab maintenance, administration, and product ordering. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience and based on the Academia Sinica’s scale.

The institute is located in Tainan (south part of Taiwan) and near the Tainan station of Taiwan High-Speed Rail (less than 10 min walking distance from the station).

A candidate with transcriptome, metabolome, proteomics, and biochemistry backgrounds is desired for this position. A Native Chinese speaker with excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential, as well as good English speaking, reading, and writing skills.

Please send the following electronic documents to
(1) curriculum vitae in English, (2) one recommendation letter
Candidates will be interviewed by Skype in English

Contact: 山田昌史 Masashi Yamada
Tel: 886-6-3032990
Address: No. 100, Guiren 13th Rd., Guiren Dist., Tainan City 711, Taiwan (R.O.C.)