Faculty Position in Plant Cell and Molecular Biology
Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology
The newly-formed Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology
at Iowa State University (http://www.gdcb.iastate.edu) invites
applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor
level in plant cell and molecular biology. Of particular interest are
candidates with research focusing on the biology of the nucleus,
including transcription, chromatin remodeling, cell-cycle regulation,
nuclear transport and metabolism, centromere and telomere function,
transposition and recombination. This position is affiliated with
the Plant Sciences Institute (http://www.plantsciences.iastate.edu),
an umbrella organization for plant research at Iowa State.
Requirements for the position include a Ph.D. or equivalent and
postdoctoral experience. Candidates will be expected to establish a
vigorous, extramurally funded research program and to participate in
graduate and undergraduate education. First-rate laboratory space
and generous startup support are available.
To apply, send a CV, description of research interests, and three
letters of recommendation to: Dr. Dan Voytas, 2208 Molecular Biology
Building, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011-3260. Applications
will be accepted until the position is filled.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer. Applications from women and minority candidates are