Ph.D. funding - Setaria

Peter Stevens peter.stevens at MOBOT.ORG
Sat Oct 6 11:07:39 CDT 2001

Funding is available for a Ph.D. student to undertake a molecular phylogeny
of the genus Setaria, and a taxonomic revision of the Old World species.
Start date is mid-August, 2002.  A strong background in botany is required,
and interest in combining field and lab work is important.  Previous
research experience and graduate-level course work are preferred.  The
student will join an active and international lab investigating molecular
systematics, developmental morphology, and evolution of development (see
the lab website at  Pl
ease apply for admission to the Ph.D. program in the Department of Biology
at University of Missouri-St. Louis.  Application materials can be obtained
from Maryann Hempen, mhempen at, or via the UMSL web site,  The application deadline is Dec. 15.  One copy of
the application should be sent to the Graduate School at UM-St. Louis, and
a second directly to Dr. Elizabeth A. Kellogg, Department of Biology,
UM-St. Louis, 8001 Natural Bridge Rd., St. Louis, MO 63121, U.S.A.  For
more information about the position or the lab, please contact
tkellogg at

Elizabeth A. Kellogg
Department of Biology
University of Missouri-St. Louis
8001 Natural Bridge Road
St. Louis, MO 63121
phone: 314-516-6217
fax: 314-516-6233

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