The laboratory of Dr. Cankui Zhang (Dept. of Agronomy and Purdue Center for Plant Biology) is seeking applications for a Ph.D. Assistantship position. The study will investigate how shoot and root communication and long distance signaling are involved in response to phosphorus and nitrogen deficient growth conditions.
· Research experience in plant molecular biology or physiology
· Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team
· Minimum writing score is 4.0 (GRE)
· Personal Statement
· Contact information for three references
For representative publications from the Zhang lab, visit https://ag.purdue.edu/agry/directory/pages/zhan2041.aspx
Submit applications or further questions to:
Dr. Cankui Zhang
Department of Agronomy and Purdue Center for Plant Biology Purdue University 915 West State St. West Lafayette, IN 47907 USA Phone: 765-496-6889 (office) Email: email@example.com
The Agronomy Department is an integral part of the College of Agriculture, one of the world's leading colleges of agricultural, food, life, and natural resource sciences. The College boasts 3 World Food Prize laureates, and the ninth-ranked Agriculture program in the world (QS, 2018).
Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply