<x-charset iso-8859-1>The Department of Botany at the University of
Florida invites applications
for a tenure-track, ASSISTANT OR ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR in the area of plant
cell biology, to begin in August of 2003. The successful applicant will be
part of the University of Florida Genetics Institute. Preference will be
given to applicants with postdoctoral experience and who use genetics or
genomics approaches in an area such as (but not limited to) cell wall and/or
cytoskeleton dynamics, signal transduction, and morphology/development.
Applicants who complement existing strengths in plant physiology,
developmental biology, signal transduction, and genetics are desired. A
strong commitment to both undergraduate and graduate teaching and training
is required. Teaching responsibilities include cell biology and a graduate
course in their area of expertise.
Applicants should send a curriculum vita, brief statements of research goals
and teaching philosophy, and three letters of reference to: Search
Committee, Department of Botany, 220 Bartram Hall, University of Florida,
Gainesville, FL 32611-8526 by December 9, 2002 (/web.botany.ufl.edu/). The
University of Florida is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.