Postdoctoral Associate (Purugganan Lab) | New York University - Military Veterans

at HERC - Metro New York & Southern Connecticut

New York, New York

The Purugganan Laboratory has an opening for postdoctoral associate to work on the evolutionary genomics of rice at New York University.  The research projects focus on identifying and characterizing genes associated with environmental adaptation in rice. Candidates should have a Ph.D. with an interest in environmental and/or evolutionary questions. Candidates should have a strong record of research productivity, and able to work semi-independently. The position is based in the NYU Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, in downtown Manhattan and will be part of a thriving research community that includes colleagues working on a broad range of topics.  The pay is competitive, and starting dates are flexible. A Ph.D. and/or experience in population and/or evolutionary genomics. Interested candidates should apply with a letter of interest and CV. For people in the EU, click here for information on your privacy rights under GDPR: NYU is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to a policy of equal treatment and opportunity in every aspect of its recruitment and hiring process without regard to age, alienage, caregiver status, childbirth, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, domestic violence victim status, ethnicity, familial status, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital status, military status, national origin, parental status, partnership status, predisposing genetic characteristics, pregnancy, race, religion, reproductive health decision making, sex, sexual orientation, unemployment status, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels. Sustainability Statement  NYU aims to be among the greenest urban campuses in the country and carbon neutral by 2040. Learn more at

New York, New York

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