Assistant Professor/Project Director Position

Anglen, Margie AnglenM at missouri.edu
Thu May 10 12:04:36 EST 2001


ANNOUNCEMENT

PLANT SCIENCES UNIT/MAIZE MAPPING PROJECT

RESEARCH ASSISTANT PROFESSOR/PROJECT DIRECTOR

JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Maize Mapping Project (MMP) at the University of Missouri is 
producing physical, genetic, and bioinformatics resources for maize 
in partnership with Clemson University and the University of Georgia. 
The scientist in this non-tenure track position participates in 
genetic and physical mapping of the maize genome and ensures 
productivity and efficiency in MMP.  Specifically, conducts mapping 
research; maintains detailed understanding of all scientific aspects 
of the project; coordinates among participants, both on-campus and at 
collaborating sites; and responds to inquiries or requests from 
government agencies, University offices, visitors, and the press.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Qualified individuals are expected to have extensive experience and 
skills in high-throughput maize genomics research and molecular 
biology; excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated experience 
to monitor progress of projects; write grants and reports; devise 
presentation materials; manage budgets; and handle recruitment and 
personnel matters.

SALARY/COMPENSATION:
Salary will be commensurate with experience.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Applicants should mail a cover letter, curriculum vitae containing a 
complete record of training and experience, transcripts and three 
letters of recommendation to Dr. E. H. Coe, 202 Curtis Hall, 
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211-7020.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:
Applications will be reviewed starting July 15, 2001 and continue 
until a suitable candidate is hired.
The University of Missouri-Columbia is an Equal 
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  To request ADA 
accommodations, please contact our ADA Coordinator at (573) 884-7278, 
or send e-mail to adawww at showme.missouri.edu.

MU's College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources strongly 
endorses the principles embodied in MU's values statement - respect, 
responsibility, discovery, excellence 
(http://web.missouri.edu/~jesse105/values).  In that context we seek 
to recruit and retain outstanding scholars who are: Committed to 
blending service with scholarship: Leaders; Good colleagues who will 
collaborate with others from diverse disciplines and backgrounds and 
be flexible and adaptable in an era of rapid change.

MU makes available to applicants a security report of crimes  that 
occurred on campus over the previous three years.  For a copy of this 
report, contact the University Police Department at (573) 882-5923 or 
access their web site at: http://web.missouri.edu/~mupdwww.



Margie Anglen, CPS, ATM-S
Executive Staff Assistant
Plant Sciences Unit
Rm 1-41 Ag Bldg
Columbia, MO  65211-7145
PH:  573-882-3001/FAX 573=882=2699




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