[Taxacom] Job opening: Evolutionary Biologist at Rutgers University, NJ, USA
struwe at AESOP.Rutgers.edu
Sun Aug 26 02:23:11 CDT 2007
We have an opening for an evolutionary biologist here at Rutgers
University, and I would appreciate if you could help spreading this
announcement to potentially interested colleagues. The rank is open, it
could be either a junior hire or a senior person.
Evolutionary Biologist, Rank Open
The School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Rutgers University is seeking a scientist with strong research and
teaching interests in evolutionary biology, broadly defined. The area of
specialization is open. This faculty position is anticipated to catalyze
further growth in evolutionary biology, an effort that involves a number
of departments within the University, (e.g., Ecology, Evolution and
Natural Resources, Marine and Coastal Sciences, Genetics, and Geology;
see http://evolru.rutgers.edu/ for an overview). The successful
applicant must have a* *Ph.D., preferably with postdoctoral experience.
Senior applicants should have a record of superior research
accomplishments and funding. Applicants must have a strong commitment to
excellence in both graduate and undergraduate teaching.
The tenure home for this hire will be the Department of Ecology,
Evolution & Natural Resources, which is broadly concerned with the
structure, function, evolution, and management of natural systems.
Research activities involve all levels of organization from the
microbial to whole ecosystems on a global scope. Additional information
about research and teaching in the department can be viewed on the
departmental website (http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~deenr/
<http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/%7Edeenr/>). In addition to evolution, the
department and its allied graduate program
<http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/%7Edeenr/grad/>) have strengths in multiple
areas of basic and applied ecology.
*To Apply: *Send cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, statements
describing interests and qualifications in research and teaching,
contact information for three references, and up to three selected
publications to: Search Committee -- Evolutionary Biologist, Department
of Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources, Rutgers University, 14
College Farm Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8551. We strongly encourage
the submission of the above material in electronic form (pdf or Word
format on CD) addressed to the same address or sent by e-mail to
*evosearch at aesop.rutgers.edu*. The committee will begin reviewing
applications beginning *November 1, 2007* and will continue until the
position is filled. Final appointment is subject to the availability of
funds. A September 1, 2008 starting date is anticipated. For additional
information, contact Dr. Lena Struwe, Search Committee Chair, at
Rutgers University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
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