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[Arabidopsis] Faculty position in plant biology - Penn State University

Michael Axtell via arab-gen%40net.bio.net (by mja18 from psu.edu)
Tue Apr 29 12:02:49 EST 2014


FACULTY POSITION IN PLANT BIOLOGY

The Biology Department at The Pennsylvania State University (Penn
State) seeks candidates for a tenured or tenure-track faculty position
in the area of plant biology. Candidates using genetics, genome-wide
association studies (GWAS) or other big data approaches, functional
genomics, or phenomics to study fundamental questions in plant biology
are encouraged to apply. Candidates for the ranks of Associate
Professor or Professor should have well-established research programs
as well as strong records of teaching and service, and be widely
recognized as leaders in their field. Candidates for the rank of
Assistant Professor should have a strong record of research
accomplishments.

Penn State has one of the top US graduate programs in the plant
sciences, and a large, vibrant, and collaborative group of faculty in
plant biology and the wider life sciences. Penn State's flagship
University Park campus is situated in a community consistently rated
as among the most livable small cities in the US.

Applicants should prepare a cover letter, CV, and a third document
containing a statement of research interests and a statement of
teaching philosophy. Candidates for the rank of Assistant Professor
should also include a fourth document with names and contact
information for three professional references. Apply by submitting the
requested documents at the Penn State employment website www.psu.jobs
for job #42967. Review of applications will begin immediately and
continue until a suitable candidate is found.

CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS: For more about safety at Penn State,
and to review the Annual Security Report which contains information
about crime statistics and other safety and security matters, please
go to http://www.police.psu.edu/clery/ , which will also provide you
with detail on how to request a hard copy of the Annual Security
Report.

Penn State is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer, and
is committed to providing employment opportunities to minorities,
women, veterans, disabled individuals, and other protected groups.


-- 
Michael J. Axtell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Dept. of Biology
Penn State University
http://axtell-lab-psu.weebly.com



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