Mohammed VI Polytechnic University

ESAFE - Postdoctoral position: Application and Role of Micro-Nutrient Enrichment Fertilizers on Plant Physiology and Nutritional Quality

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Mohammed VI Polytechnic University is an institution dedicated to research and innovation in Africa and aims to position itself among world-renowned universities in its fields The University is engaged in economic and human development and puts research and innovation at the forefront of African development. A mechanism that enables it to consolidate Morocco’s frontline position in these fields, in a unique partnership-based approach and boosting skills training relevant for the future of Africa. Located in the municipality of Benguerir, in the very heart of the Green City, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University aspires to leave its mark nationally, continentally, and globally.

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The postdoc will conduct research, prepare proposals, write reports and scientific papers to address how fertilizers enriched by micronutrients and foliar application entails the improvement in the plant nutritional quality. The candidate will conduct research activities to investigate the effect of fertilizers enriched by micronutrients and foliar application on the plant growth and nutrient uptake. The candidate will conduct research activities tackling all aspects related to crop production testing and developing solutions and best practices to improve agricultural productivity.

The candidate should have a PhD in Plant Biology/Agronomy. The ideal candidate should have a strong motivation and passion to science, a fundamental knowledge in plant physiology and agronomy. The candidate should have extensive laboratory/field experience. The ability to be independent as well as cooperate in a team, are required.

The application should contain: 

1. A personal letter, max 2 pages, that describes your qualifications, research interests, and motivation for application.

2. CV with full publication list.

3. Contact information of two referees.

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Title
ESAFE - Postdoctoral position: Application and Role of Micro-Nutrient Enrichment Fertilizers on Plant Physiology and Nutritional Quality
Location
Lot 660, Hay Moulay Rachid Ben Guerir, Morocco Benguerir, Morocco
Published
2024-05-07
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