PLANT MOLECULAR GENETICIST
THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY`
A tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level is available in
the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science at the Ohio Agricultural
R&D Center, Wooster Campus. The position will involve mainly research;
teaching of one graduate level course is expected. The successful applicant
will be expected to develop a nationally competitive research program in
molecular genetics relating to plant/microbe or plant/insect interactions.
There is a significant opportunity for interaction with other faculty
working on molecular mechanisms of gene expression, plant cell and
developmental biology, plant-microbe interactions, and application of basic
knowledge for crop improvement. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and
post-doctoral experience. Competitive salary and start-up funds will be
Applicants should forward a curriculum vita including a summary of research
interests and three letters of references to: Dr. John Streeter, Search
Committee Chair, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, The Ohio
State University / O.A.R.D.C., 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster, OH 44691-4096.
Applications will be accepted until December 15, 1998 or until a suitable
candidate is identified. The Ohio State University is an Equal
Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified women, minorities,
Vietnam-era veterans, disabled veterans, and individuals with disabilities
are encouraged to apply.