PhD Research Assistantship in Plant Molecular Physiology at Purdue University

The laboratory of Dr. Cankui Zhang (Dept. of Agronomy and Center for Plant Biology at Purdue University) is seeking applications for a Ph.D. Assistantship position. The study will investigate how shoot and root communication and long distance signaling are involved in response to phosphorus and nitrogen deficiency growth conditions.

Qualifications:
- Research experience in plant molecular biology or physiology
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team
- Minimum writing score is 4.0 (GRE)

Application Materials:
- Personal Statement
- Resume
- Contact information for three references

For representative publications from the Zhang lab, visit https://ag.purdue.edu/agry/directory/pages/zhan2041.aspx Or: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=cankui+zhang

Submit applications and further questions to:
Dr. Cankui Zhang
Department of Agronomy
Purdue Center for Plant Biology
Purdue University
915 West State St.
West Lafayette, IN 47907
USA
Phone: 765-496-6889 (office)
Email: ckzhang@purdue.edu

The Agronomy Department is an integral part of the College of Agriculture, one of the world's leading colleges of agricultural, food, life, and natural resource sciences. The College boasts 3 World Food Prize laureates, and the ninth-ranked Agriculture program in the world (QS, 2018). Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply

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