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Texas Agricultural Experiment Station Postdoctoral Research Associate in College Station, Texas

Job Title

Postdoctoral Research Associate


Texas A&M Agrilife Research


Plant Pathology & Microbiology

Proposed Minimum Salary


Job Location

College Station, Texas

Job Type


Job Description


  • Perform metabolite profiling for herbivore-induced volatiles effect on the neighbor plants.

  • Prepare the manuscripts to describe pentyl green volatiles and the light-dark transitions for defense status of plants

-Other duties as required.

Required Education/Experience:

-Ph.D in related field.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

-Ability to work in a competitive and collaborative research environment.

-Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.


-This position is funded by non-appropriated sources. Continued employment in this position is contingent upon availability of funds.

-In order to considered for this position prior to your doctoral degree being conferred, please attach a letter from your school's official Graduate Office, Registrar's office or PhD Committee Chair certifying that all requirements for the doctoral degree have been met and stating the degree conferral date.

-Please upload both a CV and cover letter.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

Texas A&M AgriLife Research is the state’s premier research and technology development agency in agriculture, natural resources, and the life sciences. Headquartered in College Station, AgriLife Research has a statewide presence, with scientists and research staff on other Texas A&M University System campuses and at the 13 regional Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Centers. We conduct more than 500 projects each year, with more than $202.5 million in research funding for fiscal year 2015. AgriLife Research helps to improve the productivity, efficiency, and profitability of agriculture. At the same time, we focus on conserving natural resources and protecting the environment.

Texas A&M AgriLife Research is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

If you need assistance in applying for this job, please contact (979) 845-2423​.

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