Institute of Crop Sciences (ICS, http://icscaas.com.cn), Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, China, is the leading research organization working on staple food crops such as wheat, maize, soybean, rice, millet, and beans. ICS conducts cutting-edge studies in germplasm characterization, gene discovery, molecular breeding and crop management in these crops. ICS seeks to recruit up to 10 full-time leading scientists working on any of these areas mentioned above, to establish their own groups in the institute. Qualified applicants should have a PhD degree and postdoctoral experience, demonstrated track-record, good management and communication skills.
Support Package/ Salary/ Benefits:
These positions are offered for an initial term of five years, with possibility to be extended to permanent positions after evaluation. The support package includes: 1) sufficient lab and office spaces; 2) a start-up research and equipment fund for 5 million RMB; 3) 2 research associates, one technician and 5 MSc/PhD students; 4) yearly salary of 700,000 RMB plus 100,000 RMB/year housing subsidy.
How to apply
Please send the following documents to: firstname.lastname@example.org, 1) curriculum vitae; 2) two letters of references including one from your current supervisor or colleague; 3) photocopies of supporting documents.
For more information, please contact:
Address: Institute of Crop Sciences, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, 12 Zhongguancun South St., Haidian District, Beijing, P. R. China
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