The Department of Botany and Plant Pathology
(http://bpp.oregonstate.edu/) at Oregon State University (OSU) seeks
applicants for a 9-month, full-time
(1.0 FTE), tenure-track faculty position in Plant-Microbe Interactions.
The successful candidate will be expected to establish a vigorous and
innovative research program that pursues scholarly work in the area of
Plant-Microbe Interactions. The research specialization within
Plant-Microbe Interactions is open and includes, but is not limited to:
molecular, genomic, or systems-enabled investigations of interactions
between plants and pathogens, mutualists, or microbial communities. The
researched plant-microbe interaction(s) can range from model
interactions to those in managed and natural ecosystems. Priorities will
be given to candidates that have demonstrably integrated contemporary
methods in their experimental approaches and show potential for
developing vibrant collaborative research programs.
The candidate will also contribute to undergraduate and graduate
education in introductory courses and/or in area of expertise; mentor
and serve as research advisor to graduate students and postdoctoral
researchers in their advanced degree programs in Botany and Plant
Pathology, Molecular and Cell Biology, or related programs; and act as
advisor and research mentor to undergraduate students.
Required qualifications include a PhD with research experience relevant
to plantmicrobe interactions. Postdoctoral experience is strongly
preferred. Other preferred qualifications include potential for
developing an interdisciplinary research program, effective teaching,
and a commitment to promoting diversity. To review the position
description and apply, go to posting #0011989 at
http://oregonstate.edu/jobs. OSU is an AA/EOE. For full consideration,
apply by 04/26/14 when review of applications will begin. Closing date
Closing date: 05/26/2014.
Quick link: http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=63597