Research Assistant (for a 1 year term)

Performance Plants

Performance Plants Inc., a Canadian agricultural biotech company, has an opening for a full-time research assistant starting in early 2018. This is a one year contract position with a possibility of renewal (35 hours per week).

Research Assistant (for a 1 year term) at Performance Plants Inc.

Location:         Kingston, Ontario

Closing Date:  January 26, 2018

Description:

Performance Plants Inc., a Canadian agricultural biotech company, has an opening for a full-time research assistant starting in early 2018. This is a one year contract position with a possibility of renewal (35 hours per week). The successful candidate will join the trait assessment team and be involved in the physiological study of various plant species for their growth, development, and environmental stress tolerance. Daily duties mainly include experimental preparation, physiological measurements and data entry.

Occasional weekend work will be required. The ideal candidate should possess a degree or diploma in a related discipline, be a team player, highly motivated and organized, and pay strong attention to detail. Training is provided however experience in plant biology is an asset. Recent graduates are encouraged to apply.

Please send your resume, a cover letter, and an updated transcript (a printout is sufficient) to Dr. Jiangxin Wan for application by e-mail at [email protected]

 

We thank you for your application.  At this time only candidates scheduled for an interview will be contacted.