Job Opportunities in Seed Conservation Research:
As part of an expansion of fundamental seed biology research in the Seed Conservation Department, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Wakehurst Place, UK, the group of Prof Hugh W. Pritchard has the following four staff posts and studentships available:
1) Molecular Biologist: http://www.kew.org/about-kew/jobs/ref_April13_MolecularBiologist.html
2) Research Support: http://www.kew.org/about-kew/jobs/ref_April13_Researchsupportofficer.htm
3) PhD studentship in seed dormancy: http://www.kew.org/about-kew/jobs/ref_April13_PhDstudentSeedDormancy.htm
4) PhD studentship in seed quality (EcoSeed Project, EU): http://www.kew.org/about-kew/jobs/ref_April13_PhDstudentEcoSeed.htm
The positions are also advertised on the New Scientist webpage (http://jobs.newscientist.com ) and can be found by searching under ‘botanic garden.’
The closing date for applications is (early on) 8 May 2013.