[Taxacom] Faculty position at Florida Intnl. Univ. and Fairchild Trop. Bot. Gdn.
ortegaj at fiu.edu
Thu Nov 27 12:16:49 CST 2008
Dear Taxacom Webmaster,
Florida International University and Fairchild Tropical Garden have just opened a joint Faculty position (open rank) in Plant Conservation Biology. The advert is pasted below
Can you please share this information with the rest of the taxacom community.
PLANT CONSERVATION BIOLOGIST
FACULTY POSITION (OPEN RANK)
FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY AND FAIRCHILD TROPICAL BOTANIC GARDEN
The Department of Biological Sciences at Florida International University and Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden are seeking an outstanding scientist for an open rank position in plant conservation biology. We seek applicants with a PhD and an exceptional research and publication record. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, conservation genetics, threatened species management, small population and metapopulation management, protected areas, plant genetic resources, biodiversity and habitat restoration, and tropical ecology. The successful candidate will teach courses within his/her specialty area and develop undergraduate/graduate courses in plant biodiversity and conservation. This is a joint appointment between FIU and Fairchild. The successful candidate will be based at Fairchild and provide input to the establishment of a major new center in tropical plant conservation. Review of applications will begin January 15, 2009; applications will be accepted until the!
position is filled. To apply send CV, brief description of research accomplishments and objectives, statement of teaching interests, selected reprints, and the names, addresses, and contact information for at least three references to Chair, Plant Conservation Biology Search, Dept. Biological Sciences, FIU, 11200 SW 8th St, Miami, Florida 33199. Florida International University is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer.
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