The following ad is about to appear in Science. Note that the rank is open
and plant researchers are welcome to apply.
The College of Arts and Sciences, University at Albany invites
applications for 3 tenure track positions at the Assistant or Associate
Professor level. Exceptional applicants at the rank of Professor will also
be considered. The University at Albany is engaged in a $100 million
initiative in the Life Sciences that includes a new state-of-the-art
research building and core facilities focused on Molecular Structure and
=46unction. It anticipates recruiting 10 additional new faculty members over
the next three years. This year=92s hiring will be in the area of Molecular
=46unction. Successful candidates are expected to have or establish, as
appropriate to their experience and rank, externally funded research
programs in the broad area of molecular function, including but not
limited to gene regulation, mRNA processing, and signal transduction. The
successful candidates will be able to interact with a broad group of
research scientists [http://www.albany.edu/lifesciences/] in the
departments of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Psychology, Computer
Science and Physics. They will participate in the typical teaching
responsibilities of the faculty and each appointment will be made in an
academic department that is appropriate to their background and interests.
A demonstrated ability to teach and work with culturally diverse
populations is required.
=46inalists will be required to present a formal seminar on their research
Qualification: Ph.D. and strong publication record. Preferred candidates
for assistant professor appointments should have completed productive
post-doctoral training and show promise as independent, extramurally
funded investigators. Preferred candidates for associate or full professor
level appointments must have established records of significant scientific
accomplishments and extramural research support.
Send CV, statement of research interests, and a minimum of 3 letters of
reference by email to: LIFESCIENCES at ALBANY.EDU.
Review of applications will begin January 1, 2005.
The University at Albany is an EO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer
Dmitry A. Belostotsky, Ph.D.
Department of Biological Sciences
State University of New York at Albany
1400 Washington Ave., Albany, NY 12222
Phone and FAX (518) 442 4368
E-mail dab at albany.edu