The following faculty position is currently advertised in Science and
Genomics of Plant-Microbe Interactions
School of Plant Sciences
The University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
A tenure-track position (80% research and 20% teaching) is available
at the Assistant or Associate Professor level beginning August 16,
2010. The successful candidate is expected to develop a vigorous and
independent research program combining genomics, computational, and
systems biology approaches to address important problems in
plant-microbe interactions. Opportunities exist for research
collaborations with faculty within the School and in related
departments including Soils, Water, and Environmental Sciences, and
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. The successful candidate will also
be expected to contribute to instruction at the undergraduate and
graduate levels. The School is seeking an individual who is able to
work with diverse students or colleagues, and who has experience with
a variety of teaching methods and curricular perspectives.
The position requires a Ph.D. degree in genomics, plant sciences,
plant pathology, microbiology, or a related field. Candidates are
expected to have postdoctoral training, and must demonstrate
excellence in research and the communication skills appropriate for
effective teaching. The successful candidate must have an ability to
attract extramural funding.
The salary will depend upon qualifications and experience.
Review of applications begins February 1, 2009 and continues until the
position is filled.
Applicants must submit an on-line faculty application for job number
44392 at https://www.uacareertrack.com/. At the time of
application, a Curriculum Vitae, statements of research and teaching
interests and three letters of reference must also be sent to Dr.
David W. Galbraith, Plant - Microbe Search Chair, School of Plant
Sciences, (galbraith from arizona.edu).
THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA IS AN EEO/AA/ADA EMPLOYER. WOMEN AND
MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY