Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Immune Regulation by Proteolytic Cascades

uk: Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Immune Regulation by Proteolytic Cascades [Duties: The Department of Plant Sciences is seeking to recruit a Postdoctoral Research Assistant. This is an 18-month fixed-term contract funded by the ERC. This grant is held by Professor van der Hoorn and the work is to be conducted in his lab in the Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3RB. The research topic is Immune regulation by proteolytic cascades. The responsibilities/duties of the postholder will be: select and characterise homozygous mutant plants lacking proteases; isolate secreted proteomes and analyse this by various proteomic techniques; determine cleavage specificity of proteases using PICS; create uncleavable proteases by mutagenesis of putative cleavage sites; subject (mutant) plants t...] / University of Oxford; Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom / deadline August 17