Postdoc position(s)

Description: One position is available to join a CTRF funded project focused on designing plants to draw down more CO2 from the atmosphere and increase the amount of time it is stored in the soil. This position will involve developing kinetic models of cell wall metabolism and cuticle synthesis in plants.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have a PhD in a relevant field, prior experience in modeling metabolic pathways, and will have demonstrated their contributions through publications, presentations, and other forms of scholarship.

To apply: Please email applications (a cover letter summarizing your interest and qualifications, CV, and contact information for two professional references) to Prof. Matthews at mlmatth2@illinois.edu.