Department of Biological Sciences
SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY, Dedman College, Dallas TX. The Department of Biological Sciences has recently moved into a new 68,000 sq. ft. state-of-the art facility. As part of the process to expand upon our already strong molecular biology program, two new faculty members have joined our department this year and an additional two to three positions are available for fall 2003. Candidates at the junior (ASSISTANT) or senior (ASSOCIATE OR FULL PROFESSOR) levels are invited to apply. Successful candidates must have a strong record of research accomplishments in areas that utilize molecular biology, biochemistry or cell biology and will be expected to develop vigorous, externally funded research programs. Additionally, successful candidates will have a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. For one of the positions, preference will be given to an individual whose research examines components of oxidative stress and free radical biology. Competitive star
t-up funds and salaries will be offered. Candidates should forward curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research plans, and three letters of recommendation to: Dr. Larry Ruben, Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275. The positions recruited this year begin fall semester 2003. To ensure full consideration for the positions, the applications must be postmarked by December 1, 2002, but the committee will continue to accept applications until the positions are filled. The committee will notify applicants of its employment decisions after the positions are filled. SMU will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. SMU also is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.