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A generous salary and mobility allowance will be provided for 3 years.
Candidates should have a Master’s degree or equivalent in a relevant field, including cell biology, biochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology, or genetics and have laboratory experience working with microorganisms. Motivation, enthusiasm and ability to communicate in English and interact with lab members are critical. Candidates must not have resided in France for more than 12 months in the past 3 years.
To apply: Candidates should send a motivation letter and a curriculum vitae with names and contact information for 2 referees to:
Rob Arkowitz ([email protected]).
Ghugtyal, Garcia-Rodas, Seminara, Schaub, Bassilana & Arkowitz. Phosphatidylinositol-4-phosphate-dependent membrane traffic is critical for fungal filamentous growth. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U S A. 2015, 112: 8644-9.
Corvest, Bogliolo, Follette, Arkowitz & Bassilana. Spatiotemporal regulation of Rho1 and Cdc42 activity during Candida albicans filamentous growth. Mol. Microbiol. 2013, 89: 626-48.
Guillas, Vernay, Vitagliano & Arkowitz. Phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate is required for invasive growth in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. J. Cell Sci. 2013, 126: 3602-14.
Vernay, Schaub, Guillas, Bassilana & Arkowitz. A steep phosphoinositide-bis-phosphate gradient forms during fungal filamentous growth. J. Cell. Biol. 2012, 198: 711-30.