Post-Doc Position

govindjee gov at uiuc.edu
Wed Sep 3 18:44:26 EST 1997


RESEARCH ASSOCIATE POSITION FOR STUDYING  THE MECHANISM OF PHOTOPROTECTION
BY PLANTS AND ALGAE.

This position is available with Tony Crofts and Govindjee at the University
of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign beginning immediately (fall, 1997). The
candidate must hold a doctorate degree and must have appropriate training
and research experience to engage in a multidisciplinary project dealing
with the topic of "How Plants cope with Excess Light". The research will
involve biophysical, molecular engineering and biochemical studies of the
mechanism of photoprotection by plants,algae and cyanobacteria. The
candidate will also have an opportunity to interact with  several faculty
members at UIUC (Urbana,Illinois)  who are associated with our
interdisciplinary training grant supported by the National Science
Foundation.

        Candidates must be US citizens or permanent residents of the USA.
Applications must include a personal vitae; and a brief statement of
research interests and experience. We encourage the candidates to
communicate with Govindjee at gov at uiuc.edu and with Crofts at
a-crofts at uiuc.edu by E-mail.  Please send the application and three letters
of recommendation (mark them as CROFTS-GOVINDJEE position) directly
to Professor Colin Wraight (Director, Integrative Photosynthesis Training
Grant, Department of Plant Biology, 190 ER Madigan Laboratory, 1201 West
Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL 61801,USA).

       The University of Illinois is an equal opportunity educator and
employer and specifically encourages applications from women and
minorities.

       Antony R. Crofts (Center of Biophysics and Computational Biology,
UIUC, 388 Morrill Hall, 505 South Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801,USA;
telephone: 217-333-2043; fax: 217-244-6615; URL: http://ahab.life.uiuc.edu)

       Govindjee (Department of Plant Biology, UIUC, 265 Morrill Hall, 505
South Goodwin Avenue, Urbana,IL 61801,USA; telephone: 217-333-1794; fax:
217-244-7246; URL: http://www.life.uiuc.edu/govindjee/)










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