I would appreciate it if the following position announcement could be sent out to the plant community. We have an excellent state-of-the art greenhouse and are interested to hire a plant biologist whose research interests complement the existing strengths within our department.
FACULTY POSITION IN BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES AT VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY
The Department of Biological Sciences at Vanderbilt University seeks candidates to fill a tenure-track, assistant professor faculty position. We desire candidates whose research complements existing areas of strength within the department (http://as.vanderbilt.edu/biosci). The scope of the search will reflect the full breadth of the department; we are particularly interested in candidates working at the intersection of development, evolution and molecular genetics. The central criteria for the position are excellence in research and the ability to teach undergraduate and graduate students with a high level of effectiveness. Women and under-represented minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants should send a single PDF containing a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of current and future research interests, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to nikki.moore from vanderbilt.edu. Applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to the same address. Review of applicants will begin November 1, 2013, and will continue until the position has been filled. Vanderbilt University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.