[Arabidopsis] Faculty Positions at the Univ. of South Carolina

Beth Krizek via arab-gen%40net.bio.net (by bakrizek from mailbox.sc.edu)
Fri Sep 28 13:59:59 EST 2012


The following two faculty positions are available at the University of 
South Carolina.

*Assistant Professor in Gene Expression*

The Department of Biological Sciences at the University of South 
Carolina at Columbia invites applications for a tenure-track, Assistant 
Professor position in the area of regulation of *Gene Expression*. We 
seek candidates working in signal transduction, chromatin remodeling, 
cancer biology, or RNA biology but outstanding individuals in all areas 
of gene expression are encouraged to apply. Applicants should have a 
record of research excellence and an interest in graduate and 
undergraduate training. To ensure full consideration, applications must 
be received by November 15th, 2012.Applications should be e-mailed in 
PDF format or mailed to Peggy Breeland, Administrative Coordinator, Gene 
Expression Search, Department of Biological Sciences, University of 
South Carolina, 715 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208 
(breeland from mailbox.sc.edu).Applications should include a vita and a 
statement of research accomplishments and goals. The names, mail and 
e-mail addresses and phone numbers of three references should also be 
provided.

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*Assistant Professor in Plant Biochemistry*

The Department of Biological Sciences at the University of South 
Carolina at Columbia invites applications for a tenure-track junior 
faculty position in the area of *Plant Biochemistry*. We seek a 
candidate to conduct research at the intersection of biochemistry, 
genomics, and human nutrition and/or the sustainable production of 
bioenergy/bioproducts. This position will focus on the biochemistry and 
molecular biology of metabolic pathways involved in either: (1) the 
biosynthesis and modification of nutritionally and/or medically 
important compounds and/or (2) primary metabolic pathways important to 
"green" energy and/or bioproducts. The candidate will provide 
intellectual leadership but also serve as a member of an 
interdisciplinary team of faculty interested in linking basic research 
to problem solving in the areas of human health and sustainable energy 
and chemical feedstocks production. To ensure full consideration, 
applications must be received by November 15, 2012. The review process 
will continue until the position is filled. Applications should be 
emailed in PDF format or sent to Peggy Breeland, Administrative 
Coordinator, Metabolic Genomics search, Department of Biological 
Sciences, University of South Carolina, 715 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 
29208 (breeland from mailbox.sc.edu). Candidates should include with their 
application a vita and statement of research, teaching, and leadership 
goals. The names, mail and email addresses and phone numbers of at least 
three references who can be contacted at the appropriate time should 
also be provided.

More information on these positions, the Department, the University and 
the city of Columbia, SC, can be found at www.biol.sc.edu 
<http://www.biol.sc.edu>.

The University of South Carolina is an affirmative action, equal 
opportunity employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. The 
University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or 
employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis 
of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual 
orientation or veteran status.

-- 
Beth Krizek
Professor
Dept. of Biological Sciences
715 Sumter St.
Univ. of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208

803-777-1876 (phone)
803-777-4002 (fax)
krizek from sc.edu
http://www.biol.sc.edu/faculty/krizek.html



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