[Arabidopsis] Visiting assistant professor opening

Wyatt, Sarah via arab-gen%40net.bio.net (by wyatts from ohio.edu)
Thu Aug 11 11:34:01 EST 2011

Description: Prepare and teach two large classes per academic quarter (Plants and People, Principles of Biology) and one smaller class per academic quarter (Botanical Pedagogy, Seminar, Special Topics)as needed; advise students; participate in governance of department (committee work) and in a research focus group (http://www.plantbio.ohiou.edu/index.php/grad). Maintain a professional profile through continued scholarship (e.g., conference attendance, publication, and grantsmanship). The Department of Environmental and Plant Biology (http://www.plantbio.ohiou.edu/) currently consists of 11 full-time faculty, 30 graduate students, and 57 undergraduate majors. We are located in rural southeastern Ohio in close proximity to public forestlands and preserves.

Minimum Qualifications: PhD in Plant Biology or related field by December 2011 and evidence of teaching effectiveness.

We seek a candidate with a commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. Women and other minorities are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is an EEO/AA Employer. Further information about Ohio University can be found at the University's Web site: http://www.ohio.edu.

To apply: please complete and submit online quick application http://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/541 and attach required documents (CV, cover letter, and evidence of teaching effectiveness). PLEASE ARRANGE TO HAVE THREE REFERENCE LETTERS E-MAILED TO plantbio from ohio.edu<mailto:plantbio from ohio.edu>. Application materials not submitted electronically via the quick application process will not be considered.

Application Deadline: August 17, 2011

Direct questions to Dr. Allan M. Showalter, Department Chair, showalte from ohio.edu.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Telephone interviews tentatively scheduled during the week of August 22, 2011.

Start date: September 6, 2011

Sarah E. Wyatt, PhD
Associate Professor
Environmental and Plant Biology
315 Porter Hall
22 Richland Ave.
Ohio University
Athens, OH 45701
(740) 593-1133 Phone
(740) 593-1130 FAX

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