Quantitative Geneticist PositionExternal

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Contact: Dr Daniel Guémené
E-mail: daniel.guemene [at] inra.fr
website: Full Job Posting
Deadline: February 3, 2019

SYSAAF, a non-profit private Research and Development umbrella organization exerting its mission through a delegation officially agreed by the French Ministry of Agriculture, is seeking an experienced Quantitative Geneticist to head its Genetic Evaluation Group. the organisation has a large expertise in poultry and aquaculture breeding and, at present, provide technical support to around 40 breeding companies running selection programs of more than 30 different avian and aquaculture species.

the role would be based at SYSAAF's office in Nouzilly, France. The successful candidated is expected to have a PhD or postdoctoral qualification in quantitative genetics.  Further, knowledge in poultry and/or aquaculture productions and skills in statistical modelling and in English will be highly appreciated. Proficiency in French is not a prerequisite for application, but the recruited candidate must learn French during his/her period of integration in order to be able to work efficiently with the SYSAAF national scientific and professional partners.

A CV together with a letter of motivation should be sent by email or postal mail to Dr. Daniel Guémené (SYSAAF Director) (+33 2 47 42 76 43 / + 33 6 62 69 19 58, daniel [dot] guemeneatinra [dot] fr), Postal address SYSAAF, Centre INRA - Val de Loire, UMR-BOA, 37380 Nouzilly, France.

For more information on the role, please click the Full Job Posting link above.