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Assistant Professor in Plant Biology: Biochemistry and Metabolomics

Recruitment Period

Open date: August 13th, 2013
Last review date: December 1st, 2013
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: December 1st, 2013
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


Department of Plant Biology,
College of Biological Sciences,
University of California, Davis

The Department of Plant Biology, College of Biological Sciences, at the University of California, Davis invites applications for a tenure-track position at the ASSISTANT PROFESSOR level. Candidates must have a Ph.D. (or equivalent) in Plant Biology, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or a related discipline and have an outstanding record of research achievement. The successful candidate is expected to develop a state-of-the-art research program that will implement quantitative, biochemical, or systems-based approaches to understand fundamental principles underlying the biochemistry of plants; preference will be given to candidates working in the area of plant metabolism. The Department of Plant Biology places a high priority on teaching and the successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the teaching mission of the Department and the College.

Candidates should submit the following materials, online, https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00126: (a) cover letter, (b) curriculum vitae, (c) summary of research accomplishments (up to 2 pages), (d) clearly focused description of future research plans (up to 3 pages), (e) copies of up to 5 major publications, (f) a one page statement of teaching experience and/or interest.

Candidates should also provide names and addresses of three to five references.

Closing date: open until filled; to assure full consideration, applications should be received on or before December 1st, 2013.

Administrative contact: Lisa Blake (lmblake@ucdavis.edu).

The Department encourages women and minorities to apply. The University of California, Davis, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Learn More

More information about this recruitment: http://www.plb.ucdavis.edu/jobs/




3-5 references required (contact information only)