Post-Doctoral Fellowship to Study Cryopreservation

Department of Plant Agriculture, Ontario Agricultural College

Temporary full-time from January 2017 to December, 2018

Hiring #: 2016-0530

There is an immediate opening for an enthusiastic individual to join the postdoctoral position at the Gosling Research Institute for Plant Preservation (GRIPP), Department of Plant Agriculture, University of Guelph, Canada. The ideal candidate is expected to have proven experience in fundamental and applied aspects of plant cryopreservation. Knowledge of the physiological and biochemical regulation of in vitro plant growth and metabolism or phytochemical analysis will be an asset.

Salary and benefits will be determined according to the University policy based on qualifications and experience. The position is for two year, but renewable for additional two years.

Applications should contain (1) a cover letter outlining research interests, qualifications and reasons explaining suitability for this position, and (2) a curriculum vitae listing the contact information for 2 references.

Application should be sent to: Dr Praveen K. Saxena (, Department of Plant Agriculture University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada, N1G 2W1

Posting Date: 2016 12 14