Global Change Research Institute CAS, v.v.i. announces in accordance with Act No. 283/1992 Coll. the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, as amended by Act No. 420/2005 Coll. and Articles of Association of the Czech Republic tender for the position of junior scientist.

Location: Brno, Czech Republic, EU

Duration: 3 years with the possibility of extension

Working time: 50% or higher


The objective of a proposed position is to investigate impacts of environmental drivers, associated with global climate change, on growth and development, physiology and metabolomic activity of plants. To understand molecular mechanisms of physiological responses of plants and their robustness to environmental perturbations, research activities at molecular and whole-plant level will be tightly interfaced. The selected candidate will be involved in formulation of original scientific hypotheses, planning of experiment designs (out-door, laboratory) focused on plant eco-physiology and environmental metabolomics, and evaluation of changes in plant physiological and metabolomic traits due to the effect of selected stressors. The experience in statistical analysis of multifactorial data sets is required.

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