Research internship. Regulation by small RNAs in plant pathogenic bacteria

Agriculture Sciences, Natural Sciences
Spain
Granada
Period: 
1 Sep, 2020 to 30 Sep, 2021
Deadline: 
1 Nov, 2020

General information

Duration: 
8 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

The Pseudomonas syringae lab belonging to the Plant-Bacteria Interaction is currently seeking a highly motivated student to work at the Estación Experimental del Zaidín  (https://www.eez.csic.es/en). The hosting institute is in Granada, Spain. The successful applicant must have a background in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or similar.
We are looking for an intern who is highly motivated to work in an multidisciplinary environment. She/he will study Pseudomonas syringae phenotypes important for plant colonization and symptom development controlled by small RNAs, both in vivo and in vitro.
The intern will join our team to design and perform experiments, while participating in daily tasks of the laboratory and scientific discussions.

Compensation: 
No financial compensation
Years of Experience required: 
No

Keywords

Bacteria  small RNAs  postranscriptional regulation  RNA-binding proteins  Pseudomonas syringae  
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Independent User B2
Level of Studies: 
Bachelor