Thursday, 17 October 2013

Research Associate Post at Dupont

DuPont, for more than 200 years, has brought world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace through innovative products, materials and services. Today, DuPont has proudly to built on its, heritage by partnering with others to tackle the unprecedented challenges in food, energy and protection, now facing the world. With global population expected to approach nine billion by 2050, DuPont is working with customers, governments, NGOs and thought leaders to discover solutions to today’s toughest challenges.
Post Name : Research Associate Trait Integrater

Job Description :

  • The primary responsibility of this position is to support trait integration activities of rice transgenic trait development programs.
  • Successful candidate will be responsible to plan, manage and coordinate activities in a team environment.
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills are essential.
  • Ability to work independently and to collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team is highly desired.
  • Plan and organize marker assisted backcrossing process and activities related to same from seed to seed.
  • Analyze molecular data and report for plant selection.
  •  Organize selfing, emasculation and crossing in multiple rice lines at green house for timely seed production.
  •  Interact with multiple teams for different molecular analysis.
Desired Skills :

  • Experience with molecular markers is highly preferred.
  • Good communication skills (Written and oral).

Eligiblity : M.sc in Plant Breeding and Genetics/Biotechnology from recognized University/Institute.
Experience Required : Minimum 2 years experience in rice breeding.
How to Apply :

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