[Arabidopsis] Faculty Position in Functional Genomics

William Nelson via arab-gen%40net.bio.net (by bnelson from arabidopsis.org)
Fri Dec 16 15:10:46 EST 2011

Dear Dr. Rashotte,
This position has been posted to the TAIR website.
TAIR TechTeam

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From: Aaron Rashotte <AMR0008 from auburn.edu>
Date: Wed, Dec 14, 2011 at 9:01 AM
Subject: [Arabidopsis] Faculty Position in Functional Genomics
To: "arab-gen from net.bio.net" <arab-gen from magpie.bio.indiana.edu>

Dear Community,

       I would like to bring to your attention the following Faculty
position in Functional Genomics that is being advertised below. Applicants
working on plant systems including Arabidopsis fall within the broad
description of eukaryotic systems given in the advertisement and are
encouraged to apply. Please pass this notice along to any interest party.

Thanks for your assistance,

Aaron Rashotte

Dr. Aaron Rashotte
Department of Biological Science
306 Rouse Life Science Building
Auburn University
Auburn, AL 36849-5407
rashotte from auburn.edu
www.auburn.edu/~amr0008 <http://www.auburn.edu/%7Eamr0008>

Assistant Professor in Functional Genomics

The Department of Biological Sciences at Auburn University invites
applications for a tenure-track faculty appointment (9-month) at the
Assistant Professor level with specialization in the area of Functional
Genomics, beginning Fall 2012. Candidates are expected to possess expertise
in the study of genome-to-phenotype pathways conferring functionality and
adaptation in any eukaryotic system. Candidates whose research interests
expand or enhance existing areas of strength within the department will be
given preference. Candidates are expected to establish an extramurally
funded, internationally recognized research program and to actively engage
in training of graduate and undergraduate students. Instructional
responsibilities will include regular participation in the department's
undergraduate General Genetics offering and graduate and/or upper-division
courses in the area of specialization, as well as advising graduate and
undergraduate students in the major.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or a closely related
discipline, and at least 2 years of relevant postdoctoral experience.
 Excellent communication / interpersonal skills are required. Desired
qualifications include a strong record of publication, teaching experience,
potential for extramural funding, and bioinformatics experience. The
candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility
requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is
scheduled to begin, continue working legally for the proposed term of
employment, and be able to communicate effectively in English. Women and
Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Review of applications will begin 1 Jan 2012 and will continue until a
suitable applicant is found. Applicants should submit (electronically) a
cover letter emphasizing specific qualifications, a curriculum vitae, a
description of research interests, a statement of teaching philosophy /
experience along with the names and contact information of at least 3
references to genomeap from auburn.edu (Dr. Michael Wooten, Functional Genomics
Search Committee, Department of Biological Sciences, 331 Funchess Hall,
Auburn University, AL 36849-5414 - Email: wootemc from auburn.edu ). More
information about the department and its programs can be found at:

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