Plant Scientist – Plant / Pathogen Interactions

Plant Scientist – Plant / Pathogen Interactions

Job Title: Plant Scientist – Plant / Pathogen Interactions
Contract Type: Immediate Start Graduate Role
Location: Norwich
Salary: Competitive
Contact Name: Jodie Murray
Job Published: February 12, 2019 09:03

Job Description

Plant Scientist – Plant / Pathogen Interactions


Job Location: Norwich, East Anglia

Job Salary: Competitive Dependent on Experience

Job Details: Generous holidays, Pension, normal working hours

Job Sectors: Plant Biology Jobs / Plant Science Jobs / Molecular Biology Jobs / Biology Jobs / Tissue Culture Jobs


Our client, a company that specialises in plant sciences and molecular microbiology, are looking for a recent or experienced Plant Biologist to join their team.

They are looking for someone educated to PhD level or master’s level with experience in plant transformation techniques and tissue culture. You will be tasked with developing new and exciting product pipelines.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the development of PGE-based products
  • Investigating bacteria and pathogen interactions
  • Contributing to projects at all phases from discovery to trials stage
  • General laboratory work and house keeping

Job Requirements:


  • A PhD or MSc in Molecular Biology or related subject
  • Experience in bacteria-plant assays
  • Experience in a similar role or through a post doc


  • Experience of working with bacteria genome manipulation
  • Experience in plant tissue culture