Job Openings

We have three openings at this time (March 2022)


Post-doctoral researcher – Mint
We are looking for a candidate with experience in plant genetics and / or plant pathology to integrate a privately-funded project focussed on building genomic tools for mint breeding.

More information and details on how to apply
We will review the application until filled.


Junior Specialist – Mint.
This position is ideal for a candidate interested in entry-level work in
plant genetics and genomics. We are seeking an individual to integrate a team woking on the development of genomic tools for mint. The successful candidate will perform and oversee the testing of plants for their response to the soil fungal pathogen Verticillium wilt.

This position is now closed but we will start reviewing applications on April 5. If you are interested but haven’t applied, please email Isabelle Henry (imhenry at ucdavis.edu) with your application.


Junior Specialist – Camelina.
This position is ideal for a candidate interested in entry-level work in
plant genetics and genomics as well. The successful candidate will be working on a project aimed at the selection and characterization of haploid induction lines in Camelina sativa. This is part of a broader project aimed at understanding nitrogen-efficiency in oilseed species.

To apply and for more information on this position, click here.
We will start reviewing applications on April 5, 2022.


Feel free to contact us if you are interested in joining the Comai Lab outside of these openings as well.

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