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[Arabidopsis] Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Plant Cell/Molecular Biology

Carl Douglas via arab-gen%40net.bio.net (by cdouglas from interchange.ubc.ca)
Fri Sep 10 15:17:15 EST 2010

University of British Columbia
Department of Botany
Assistant Professor, Plant Cell/Molecular Biology

The Department of Botany at the University of British Columbia invites
applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position starting July
1, 2011. We seek outstanding applicants who address fundamental research
questions in plant, algal, or fungal biology using cellular, molecular,
genetic, genomic and/or proteomic approaches in areas such as physiology,
cell biology, biochemistry, signaling, epigenetics, and development. In
addition to pursuing an internationally recognized research program, the
successful candidate will be committed to excellence in the teaching of both
undergraduate and graduate students. Applicants must have a PhD and
preferably postdoctoral experience. Salary will be commensurate with
Responsibilities include establishing and conducting an internationally
competitive, externally funded, research program, teaching at the
undergraduate and graduate levels, supervising graduate students and
performing service duties for the department, university, and
academic/scientific community.
Applicants should submit a single pdf file including a cover letter,
curriculum vitae, research and teaching interests, and up to four
publications to http://www.hr.ubc.ca/careers/faculty_postings.html. Evidence
of teaching effectiveness would be an asset. In addition, three confidential
reference letters should be sent as pdf files to jobs.botany from ubc.ca.
Screening of applications will begin November 1, 2010. All qualified persons
are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of
Canada will be given priority.

UBC is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially
welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal
persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or
gender identity, and others who may contribute to the further
diversification of ideas.

For queries regarding the position: Contact Carl Douglas (Chair, Plant
Cell/Molecular Biology Search Committee) at cdouglas from interchange.ubc.ca

Carl J. Douglas
University of British Columbia
Department of Botany
6270 University Blvd
Vancouver BC V6T 1Z4

Tel: 1-604-822-2618
Fax: 1-604-822-6089
email: cdouglas from interchange.ubc.ca

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