Number of awards. 1. Start date and duration. 1 October 2018 for 4 years. Application closing date. Prompt application is advised as this post is only available until suitable candidates are appointed.
We have several projects that involve investigating the molecular basis of nutrient and glycan transport in plant cells. One project focuses on the proton coupled nitrate transporter, NRT1.1, which is responsible for nitrate transport in root cells.
The overarching question and technological gap. Understanding how the brain and its full neuronal complexity develops from a limited number of stem cells is one of the most important questions in modern biology.