Integrative Plant Physiology-Assistant Professor

University of California, Riverside in California

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted December 16, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Plant Science: The Department of Botany & Plant Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor position in Integrative Plant Physiology with accompanying Agricultural Experiment Station appointment. Research should be physiological, while drawing on experience or collaborations at the genetic, biochemical, cellular, organismal, and/or ecosystem level. The system of study is open, but research should be fundamental, possibly incorporating model systems, with ready translation to local agricultural and/or natural resource challenges. The successful candidate will establish a vigorous, innovative research program, distinguished by publications in refereed journals, extramural funding, and training of graduate students and postdoctoral associates. Teaching responsibilities will include both formal courses and research seminars at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. with dissertation research in plant physiology or related field. Significant postdoctoral experience or equivalent in plant physiology, particularly integrative aspects, is strongly preferred. For information about the department and the campus, visit http://www.plantbiology.ucr.edu/ and http://cnas.ucr.edu/, especially http://cnas.ucr.edu/about/centers/. For other information, please contact Dr. Eugene Nothnagel (eugene.nothnagel@ucr.edu). Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, including statement of research and teaching interests, and letters from three references, to https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/apply/JPF00082. Evaluation of applications will begin Jan. 13, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. The position will be available July 1, 2014. The University of California is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer.

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/apply/JPF00082