Future Food Fellow – Functional Genomics

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (GB)
14 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Mar 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

Future Food Fellow – Functional Genomics

This fellowship position will combine genomics, high-throughput phenotyping at the molecular, cellular or organismal levels with bioinformatics to discover the molecular basis of mechanisms that impact agricultural productivity and quality. They will work with colleagues in plant, animal and environmental sciences across the Faculties of Science and Medicine and Health Sciences.

The successful candidate will work within the newly established Future Food Beacon research community, which provides new capabilities including genomics, controlled environment and field phenomics, informatics and research software engineering. They will be expected to set up an independent research group which attracts public and/or charitable research funding and establish an excellent publication record in high-impact, peer-reviewed journals.

Please send your two-page CV, one-page covering letter and a one-page summary of your research proposal to by the 11 March 2018.

University of Nottingham