Faculty Position in Vertebrate Evolutionary Biology

Thu Nov 4 09:03:39 CST 2004


Faculty Position in Vertebrate Evolutionary Biology

The Department of Integrative Biology and the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
seek a colleague at the Assistant Professor and Assistant Curator level in
the area of Vertebrate Evolutionary Biology, to serve as Curator of either
extant birds or mammals in the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, and to develop
an outstanding teaching and research program. We expect the successful
candidate to have an intellectual commitment to collection-based research,
expertise in one of the two aforementioned taxonomic groups, the capacity to
achieve intellectual leadership in the area of research specialization, and
to contribute to interactions among the diverse faculty of Integrative
Biology. Candidates should have a strong commitment to both undergraduate
and graduate teaching.

The position is available 1 July 2005. Applicants should submit a curriculum
vitae and a statement of research and teaching objectives, including a
vision for the future of natural history museums such as the MVZ. Applicants
should also arrange for at least three letters of recommendation to be sent
directly to the search committee and should refer their reviewers to the UC
Berkeley Statement of Confidentiality at

Applications should be sent to: Search Committee, Vertebrate Evolutionary
Biology Search (Position ID# 954), Department of Integrative Biology, 3060
VLSB, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720-3140.  The deadline for
receipt of applications is 15 January 2005.

Further information about the department, the MVZ, and this faculty position
can be found at http://ib.berkeley.edu/ and http://mvz.berkeley.edu.  The
University of California, Berkeley, is an Equal Opportunity Employer
committed to excellence through diversity.

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