Prof. Gideon Grafi The Ben Gurion University of the Negev, The Institutes for Desert Research (Campus Sede Boqer), Midreshet Ben Gurion (from November 2019)
The position is available to study H2B variants in plants: mechanisms underlying functional heterogeneity and role in chromatin dynamics and function.
This research focuses on the histone H2B (called HTB) family that consists 11 proteins in Arabidopsis, which mainly differ in their N-terminal region and whose function in growth, development and stress response is essentially unknown.
Ph.D./MSc in a related field with experience in plant molecular and developmental biology.
Capability to work both alone and in a team.
Good lab skills.
Application Materials including CV, contact information for 3 referees should be sent by email to Prof. Gideon Grafi (firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com).