[Taxacom] Postdoctoral position in plant physiology of mangrove trees

Joeri Strijk alsophila1 at hotmail.com
Fri Feb 20 01:20:06 CST 2015

Postdoctoral position in plant physiology of mangrove


The Plant Ecophysiology and Evolution Group
at Guangxi University
(Nanning, China) is seeking a qualified
candidate for a postdoctoral position on plant physiology or ecophysiology of
mangrove trees:




A postdoctoral associate position is open
at the College of Forestry, Guangxi
University, Nanning, China.
The candidate should have a Ph.D. in plant physiological ecology or plant
physiology. Research experience on plant hydraulics and water relations, wood
and leaf anatomy, and/or photosynthesis and photo-protection are preferred. The
candidate should have a proven record of successful publication in
peer-reviewed journals. 


The postdoctoral tenure will be two years
and renewable for one more year. The fellowship covers an annual salary, a
furnished apartment on campus with a low rent fee and medical insurance. A
small research fund (30,000 Yuan RMB) is provided by the university and the
host supervisor will cover the rest of research expenses. In addition, the
selected candidate will be eligible to apply for a National Postdoctoral
Scholarship through Guangxi




Our research group is part of the College of Forestry, under the State Key Laboratory
of Conservation and Utilization of Subtropical Agro-bioresources, which houses
a wide range of laboratories and research teams. We are centrally located on
the large Nanning
city campus, with easy access to on-campus housing and day-to-day facilities
for life on campus.


The postdoctoral associate will be part of
a growing and multidisciplinary team of Chinese and foreign researchers,
providing a creative and stimulating research environment. Knowledge of Chinese
is not mandatory, but opportunities exist to attend weekly courses in Mandarin.
The working language in our research group is English.


Guangxi University (>30,000
students) in Nanning is part of the National 211
University Scheme of China (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Project_211) and aims
to become a major research hub in southern China. The city forms the natural
gateway to South-East Asia, with Vietnam
a mere 300kms away and direct international connecting flights available to
most major cities in Asia.


To apply for a position, please email a
statement of research interests and goals, a curriculum vitae, and the email
addresses of three references to Prof. Cao Kunfang (kunfangcao at gxu.edu.cn).
Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the
position has been filled.



Thank you kindly for circulating this
posting to any suitable candidates.




Dr. Joeri S. Strijk

 Associate Professor

 Plant Ecophysiology & Evolution Group,
Room 124

 State Key Laboratory for Conservation and
Utilization of Subtropical Agro-bioresources

 College of Forestry,
Guangxi University

 Nanning, Guangxi 530005


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