Algenol is seeking to fill one full-time Research Scientist position in its Algal Physiology Group to perform research aimed at understanding and optimizing photosynthetic carbon fixation and ethanol production under the guidance of the Director of Physiology. A strong background in algal photobiology is required, and direct experience with cyanobacteria is highly desirable. Demonstrated knowledge and experience regarding the genetic and biochemical regulation of photosynthetic carbon fixation, cellular adaptation to light levels, and measurement of photosynthesis and respiration rates, photosystem levels and activities, and Calvin Cycle flux is preferred.
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Application Procedure: Applicants must submit their cover letter; curriculum vitae; and name, address, and email of three references as one PDF document firstname.lastname@example.org and reference Job Code (APRS-02) in the subject line. Applicants should indicate their time frame of availability in their cover letter. Review of applications will begin immediately until the position is filled. Only applications meeting the outlined qualifications and providing all requested information will be considered. Algenol offers a generous compensation package including competitive salary commensurate with experience; performance-based bonus; medical, dental, and life insurance; 401(k) plan; paid vacation time; and childcare benefits. Algenol is an equal opportunity employer.
Career Code: APRS-02