Faculty Position-Microbial Natural Products

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Fri Oct 27 08:30:01 EST 2000


CENTER OF MARINE BIOTECHNOLOGY 
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND BIOTECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE 

TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITION 


ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR 
MICROBIAL NATURAL PRODUCTS


The Center of Marine Biotechnology (COMB) of the University of Maryland
Biotechnology Institute seeks applications for a tenure-track
Assistant/Associate Professor.  The successful candidate will have an
established track record on the molecular biology/ecology of microorganisms
of importance for natural products discovery.  Key organisms of interest
include bacteria, cyanobacteria, and archaea that are associated with
organisms producing natural products.  Priority will be given to applicants
studying the relationship between symbiotic bacteria and their invertebrate
marine hosts.  Applicants must have a Ph.D. and at least 3 years of relevant
experience. 
  
COMB is an integrated research community committed to the study, protection
and enhancement of marine resources through the application of molecular
biology and molecular genetics.  COMB offers excellent research and core
facilities. Qualified applicants should submit a letter of intent that
includes research goals, together with a detailed curriculum vitae and the
names and addresses of three professional references. 


Position Available: January 1, 2001. 


Applications should be sent to: 


Chair, Natural Products Search Committee 
Center of Marine Biotechnology 
701 E. Pratt Street 
Baltimore, MD 21202


Closing Date: Application review will begin on October 15, 2000 and will
continue until a suitable candidate is selected. 


The University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Women, minorities, veterans, and
candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 





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