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Postdoctoral position: Multi-omics approaches to study gut bacterial symbiosis in Drosophila suzukii

Position listed on 1/12/21
A postdoctoral position is available from Adam CN Wong’s lab at University of Florida Entomology and Nematology Department in Gainesville, Florida.

We are interested in integrating meta-transcriptomic and metabolomic approaches to identify the mechanisms for gut microbiome-mediated effects on host development and foraging in D. suzukii. The successful candidate will actively engage with our collaborators from the USDA and Israel.

Minimum qualifications: PhD in Molecular Biology, Genomics, Microbiology, Entomology, Ecology or relevant field. A good command of statistics and English writing.

Preferred qualifications: Candidates with demonstrated experience of RNAseq, microbial genome sequencing and/or bacterial genetics are highly desired.

Salary: $47,476 plus fringe benefits.

Start date: Immediately until filled.

Duration: 1 year (can extend to 2 years).

How to apply: Please submit a CV and a 1-page cover letter in pdf files to Dr. Adam Wong at with the subject line “Postdoc application: D. suzukii microbiomes”. Please include names and contact information of at least two references familiar with your work. This position will remain open until filled.

GSK is Recruiting for the Human Genetics Team

Position updated 1/25/21
A number of new positions have been opened within the Human Genetics Team at GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).

Have you ever considered a career in the pharmaceutical industry or asked yourself these questions:

·         How might science in industry differ from my work in academia?

·         What skills will I develop?

·         How might the focus of my research change?

·         What are the benefits of joining a pharmaceutical company?

Even if you have never considered a career outside of academia but want to know a little more about day to day work in genetics within an industry, or what’s happening in Human Genetics at GSK, we would be delighted to discuss. If you are interested in finding out more about working with GSK and meeting a member of the GSK team, please contact Faith Donaher who will arrange a chance to speak with one of the team.