When: Wednesday, October 15, 2003
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Molecular Biology Building Atrium
Why: Discover opportunities in biotechnology!

BASF Plant Sciences,
Ames Research
www.basf.com
www.basf.com/careers

BASF Plant Science L.L.C., aiming to develop high yield and value added crops, has three research positions immediately available at its Ames, Iowa facility.

Research Associate. The candidates will conduct research in plant metabolic engineering to improve yield and nutrition in cereal crops. Candidates will support the research team with all lab activities including design and implementation of research experiments.

The candidate must have a B.S. or M. S. Degree in molecular biology, biochemistry or plant biology. The candidate must have hands-on experiences in molecular and/or biochemical techniques (i.e. plasmid construction, DNA and RNA isolation and characterization, enzyme mutagenesis and characterization). Experience working with others in small teams as well as an ability to work independently is highly desired.

For immediate consideration, please apply through our online application process. Visit our corporate website, http://www.basf.com/careers, click on "Open Positions," then "Search Openings," and enter the requisition ID "84BR" into the keyword search box. Please submit your resume and cover letter as a direct application to this position online.

Evaluation of candidates will start immediately. BASF Plant Science offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. BASF Plant Science is an equal opportunity employer.

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Research Associate.  BASF Plant Science LLC, aiming to develop high yield and value added crops, has a Research Associate position immediately available at the Ames, IA facility.

In this position, you will conduct research in transgenic plants. You will construct vectors for transformation and perform molecular analysis. You will support the research team with all lab activities including design and implementation of research experiments.

The candidate must have B.S. with M.S. preferred in molecular biology, biochemistry or plant biology. The candidate must have hands-on experience in a wide range of molecular techniques, ie. vector construction, DNA and RNA isolation and characterization, site-directed mutagenesis, and PCR techniques. Experience working with others in small teams, as well as an ability to work independently, is desired.

We offer compensation and benefits that reflect our leadership position. For consideration, e-mail your resume in scannable format with cover letter and letters of recommendation to Jobs@basf.com, Attn: BMZ6174. No search firms. An Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information about careers at BASF Corporation visit our web site at http://www.basf.com/careers.

 

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