The Department of Biology, University of Southwestern Louisiana
invites applications for a tenure-track position in FISH BIOLOGY in
support of the doctoral program in Environmental and Evolutionary Biology.
This position is for a research faculty member with postdoctoral
experience, and offers a competitive salary. Faculty members are expected
to develop active research programs, seek extramural funding and
participate in undergraduate and graduate education. The Department of
Biology consists of 30 professorial faculty, with research interests
ranging from molecular to ecosystem studies, and more than 65 graduate
students. USL has an exceptionally well-equipped Microscopy Center and
Center for Advanced Computer Studies.
Other resources include the Primate Research Center, Laboratory for
Crustacean Research, Center for Molecular Evolution, Louisiana
Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON) Marine Laboratory and research
vessels, the National Wetlands Research Center (USGS) and the National
Marine Fisheries Service's Estuarine Habitats and Coastal Fisheries
Applicants should submit curriculum vitae, selected reprints, a
concise statement of research goals, and names, addresses and telephone
numbers of three referees. Review of applications will begin 15 January
1997 and continue until the position is filled. Directapplication to:
Faculty Development Search Coordinator, Department of Biology, University
of Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette LA 70504-2451. AA/EOE.