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 (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
(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 especially encouraged.