Postdoctoral position INRAE Montpellier Molecular function of effectors from plant pathogenic fungi

Postdoc scientist with demonstrated experience in research topics related to plant-microbe interactions and/or plant and/or fungal molecular biology. An expertise in protein-protein interaction analyses (pull-down, Co-IP, yeast two-hybrid), plant and/or fungal molecular genetics, protein biochemistry and protein localization by confocal microscopy imaging is required. Candidates must have obtained their PhD within the last 5 years and have published at least one first-author peer-reviewed research paper. Excellent English communication skills are expected. Great emphasis will be placed on personal qualities such as creativity, motivation and ability to work in a team. Candidates should also have a good ability to conduct independent research and supervise technicians and students.