Position Title: Post-Doctoral Researcher in Bioproducts.
Two positions are available, one position based in Santiago, Chile and one in Arica, Chile.
Both positions report to Bioproducts Development Coordinator, UC Davis Chile in conjunction with the head of the Phytopathology Laboratory in Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica.
Due to the growing demand for sustainable biological solutions in the Chilean agri-food sector, UC Davis Chile seeks to expand its impact through the development of applied R&D lines related to biodiversity platforms and bioproduct development.
The positions are in the frame of a collaborative project between Universidad de Tarapaca and UC Davis Chile. They require experience in phytopathology or microbiology; scaling of biological products (fungi, bacteria or nematodes); fermentation control and/or development of new formulations. Experience in efficacy testing, both in green house or field are also desired.
Post-Doctoral researches will conduct scientific investigation across food and agriculture industries, they will contribute to and implement novel methodologies, demonstrating scientific and mature technological judgement, independence and ability to team work.
Functions and Responsabilities:
Availability: This is a full time position, starting May 15th 2017.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience / or fixed gross salary
Close Date: In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by May 10th 2017.
To apply, please send your CV, cover letter and 2 letters of recommendation to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please, indicate if your postulation is for the position in Arica, Santiago or both.