PROTEIN BIOCHEMIST: The Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and
Molecular Biology at the University of Maine seeks a biochemist with
research interests in protein-protein or protein-nucleic acid
interactions to fill a tenure track position at either the Assistant or
Associate Professor level, available September 1, 1997. Additional
research experience in the molecular genetics or developmental biology
of aquatic organisms is desirable. A Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience
are required. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain a
vigorous, extramurally funded research program and contribute to
teaching of the undergraduate and graduate curricula in Biochemistry.
Minimum salary is $40,000 per academic year. Send a cover letter,
description of research interests, curriculum vitae and three letters
of recommendation to: Dr. Michael E. Vayda, Chair, Biochemistry Search
Committee, 5735 Hitchner-BMMB, University of Maine, Orono, ME
04469-5735. Review of applications will commence June 1, 1997 and
applications will be considered until a suitable candidate is located.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Maine
is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.