position announcement

vonarnim at utkux.utcc.utk.edu vonarnim at utkux.utcc.utk.edu
Thu Oct 4 11:27:21 EST 2001

Arabidologists - To those of you who are 'structurally inclined', please
consider the following job opportunity, or pass the ad on to a friend:

Structural Biology and the Department of Biochemistry and Cellular and
Molecular Biology (BCMB) at the University of Tennessee seek individuals to
fill two tenure-track positions to begin August 2002.  Academic
appointments will be in the BCMB Department.  Candidates should have
experience using modern techniques of structural biology including NMR,
crystallography, neutron scattering and/or computational methods to solve
biologically relevant problems.  Positions are available at the Assistant
Professor level, although more senior and accomplished applicants can be
considered for higher-level appointments.  Excellent opportunities are
available to collaborate with other scientists at UT and the Oak Ridge
National Laboratory.  The University of Tennessee is the primary state
institution for training and education of undergraduate and graduate
students and the person filling this position will share  teaching
responsibilities in both undergraduate and graduate programs.
Qualifications include a Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience.  Evidence of
significant scientific productivity, and a commitment to an integrated
program of teaching and research are desired.  Interested candidates should
send a resume, a description of research experience a proposed research
plan, and the names of three individuals who can provide letters of
reference to: Dr. Engin Serpersu, Chair of the Structural Biology Search
Committee, The Center of Excellence in Structural Biology, BCMB Department,
M407 WLS, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996-0840.  Review of
applications will begin on November 15 and continue until the position is
  The University of Tennessee does not discriminate on the basis of race,
sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or veteran status in
provision of educational programs and services or employment opportunities
and benefits.  This policy extends to both employment by and admission to
the University.
The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex or
disability in its educational programs and activities pursuant to the
requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the
Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of
1973, and the Americans with Disabilities ACT (ADA) of 1990.
Inquiries and charges of violation concerning Title VI, Title IX, Section
504, ADA or the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) or any of the
other above referenced policies should be directed to the Office of
Diversity Resources (DRES), 2110 Terrace Avenue, Knoxville TN 37996-3560,
telephone (865) 974-2498 (TTY available) or 974-2440.  Requests for
accommodation of a disability should be directed to the ADA Coordinator at
the Office of Human Resources, 600 Henley Street, Knoxville, TH 37996-4125.

Albrecht von Arnim
Dept. of Botany
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN 37996-1100

vonarnim at utk.edu
Phone: (865) 974-6206
Fax:   (865) 974-0978


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