job at McGill

Paul Lasko Paul_Lasko at MACLAN.MCGILL.CA
Tue Oct 21 14:31:01 EST 1997

The following ad for a faculty position will appear in Nature and

Molecular Geneticist/Developmental Biologist.
Department of Biology, McGill University

The Department of Biology at McGill University invites applications for
a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. Preference
be given to candidates whose research addresses fundamental problems in
cell and developmental biology using a genetically well characterized
The successful applicant will join a large and dynamic department with
research strengths in cellular, molecular and developmental biology,
ecology, and neurobiology, with extensive affiliations with the Faculty
of Medicine and local research institutes. Applicants should hold the
degree in biological sciences and have demonstrated research proficiency

through postdoctoral training. Duties will involve the development of a
vigorous research program and teaching at the undergraduate and graduate

level. The expected start date is July 1, 1998. The deadline for
applications is December 15, 1997, but applications will continue to be
considered until the position is filled. Applications, including a
curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, and three letters
of reference should be sent to Dr. Donald L. Kramer, Chair, Department
Biology, McGill University, 1205 Docteur Penfield Avenue, Montreal,
Quebec H3A 1B1, Canada. E-mail: don_kramer at In
accordance with
Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed in the

first instance to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. McGill
University is committed to equity in employment.

Drosophilists will be seriously considered for this position, and three
fly people (Becky Kellum, Beat Suter, and Paul Lasko) head labs here.
Informal enquiries can be directed to Paul Lasko
(Paul_Lasko at, who is chairing the search committee.

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