Job Opportunities

The UC Davis Plant Sciences Department is recruiting for the following positions:

Assistant Professor in Agronomy and Agroecosystems

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The Department of Plant Sciences in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at the University of California, Davis is recruiting an Assistant Professor of Agronomy and Agroecosystems with a preferred emphasis on improving resource use efficiency in crop production systems while reducing adverse environmental effects.

Professor

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This is a permanent (tenure-track) position at the Department of Plant Sciences, School of Agriculture and Forestry, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. We are looking for an outstanding scientist to teach and conduct research related to Field Crops (potato, corn, canola, or similar plant species).

Desired specialization areas include crop physiology, crop productivity, crop-water relationships (irrigation, water use efficiency), precision agriculture, and related areas that seek to improve the sustainability of field crop´s production in Chile.

3-year Postdoctoral Scholar position

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Synthetic Biology of Plant Cell Wall Polysaccharides

PlaceBioTec and the renewed Cluster of Excellence on Plant Science at the University of Düsseldorf invites applications for a postdoctoral scholar available at the beginning of 2019. Applicants should have a doctoral degree in plant biochemistry and/or molecular biology. The position is funded for up to three years.

Plant Biologist

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The Department of Plant Biology, Ecology, and Evolution at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater (http://plantbio.okstate.edu) seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor to begin August 2019. The ideal candidate will address fundamental questions in biology with research interests in plant secondary metabolism (broadly defined), including specialties such as biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, and/or ethnobotany of plant secondary metabolites, or other related fields.  The position will complement departmental

NSF Ph.D. Graduate Assistantships in plant breeding/mechanics/cell wall biology

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Two Ph.D. graduate assistantships in plant breeding, mechanics and cell wall biology are available immediately in the Department of Horticulture at the University of Kentucky. The Ph.D. candidate will be sponsored by a NSF grant that provides a stipend for living expenses ($25,000 per year) and covers tuition costs.

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Assistant Professor – Integrative Plant Biologist

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The Department of Biology at the University of Mississippi invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Integrative Plant Biology. We seek candidates who investigate fundamental molecular/cellular mechanisms of how plants sense and respond to their environment, and whose research integrates across multiple scales.

Robert A. Nilan Endowed Chair, Associate or Professor rank

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Department of Crop and Soil Sciences

WSU Position #128472

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  • Robert A. Nilan Endowed Chair, Associate or Professor rank
  • 12-month, full-time, tenured/tenure-track position

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  • Washington State University – Pullman Campus

SALARY:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience; excellent benefits

START:

  • July 1, 2019; negotiable

THE OPPORTUNITY

Environmental Studies - Assistant Professor, Tenure Track

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St. Lawrence University invites applications for a tenure-track position in environmental studies, beginning August 2019.

We welcome applications from candidates who bring diverse cultural, ethnic and national perspectives to their teaching, scholarship and/or service.

To view the complete job description, including minimum qualifications required, as well as application instructions please visit http://employment.stlawu.edu.