Job Posting: Faculty Position (open-rank) in Plant Evolutionary Biology at Brown University

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Job Posting: Faculty Position (open-rank) in Plant Evolutionary Biology at Brown University

Johnson, Mark
*Brown University, **Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology*

*Faculty Position in Plant Evolutionary Biology*

*  Assistant, Associate or Full Professor*

The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Brown University
seeks to fill an open-rank faculty position in Plant Evolutionary Biology.
We will consider outstanding candidates from all areas of evolutionary
biology, but especially encourage applications from researchers working on
ecological adaptation and plant-environment interactions, employing a
macro-evolutionary, comparative perspective. The Department is a highly
interactive, diverse group of faculty with numerous collaborations with
affiliated departments and research centers at Brown.  We are seeking
candidates whose research is naturally inter-disciplinary and who can make
connections with colleagues in the Department of Molecular and Cellular
Biology, the Center for Computational Molecular Biology, the Environmental
Change Initiative, and the Ecosystems and Josephine Bay Paul Centers at the
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA.****

The successful applicant will be expected to develop a vigorous, externally
funded research program and share a strong commitment to excellence in
teaching and mentoring graduate and undergraduate students.


Applications should be submitted through *Interfolio* at  Applicants should submit a letter
of interest addressed to Dr. Thomas Roberts, Search Committee Chair, along
with a current CV, a concise description of research and teaching interests
and goals, and representative preprints or reprints. Additionally,
candidates for the Assistant Professor position should arrange to have at
least three letters of recommendation sent via *Interfolio*.  Candidates
for Associate or Full Professor should provide names and contact
information for at least five references who may be contacted by the search
committee.  All applications will be treated with confidentiality. Review
of applications will begin November 15, 2012*.  *The anticipated start date
is July 1, 2013.

*Brown University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. **Women
and minorities are encouraged to apply.*

Mark A. Johnson

Associate Professor of Biology
MCB Department
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
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