[Coral-List] BERMUDA BIOLOGICAL STATION FOR RESEARCH, INC. - Faculty Position (Coral/ Coral Reef Biology)

Ross Jones rjones at bbsr.edu
Fri Sep 24 13:35:32 EDT 2004


The Bermuda Biological Station for Research, Inc. (BBSR) is a US 501(c)(3)
'not-for-profit' marine research and education institution incorporated in
New York State and based in Bermuda since 1903. BBSR currently employs a
multi-national staff of approximately 100 people and caters to 2,000
scientific and educational visitors per year. Our annual operating budget
was $10 M last year, of which $4.5 M was from US government grant sources.
Major activities include oceanographic and coral reef research conducted by
resident and visiting scientists and university-level courses on topics
ranging from marine pollution to global climate change. Additional
information on BBSR, including details of faculty interests, can be found at
http://www.bbsr.edu <http://www.bbsr.edu/> 

BBSR is looking to expand its expertise in the field of coral reef science.
We seek a marine biologist who uses modern molecular techniques to carry out
an active research program in the coral reef environment who will compliment
existing faculty strengths in coral reef physiology/ecotoxicology and
ecology. The position is open at the assistant, associate, and senior
research scientist (faculty) levels, according to previous research

The position is fully funded for 2 years including a setup package. The
successful applicant is expected to generate a self-supporting research
program within 3-5 years. Preference will be given to investigators with
established research records in the coral reef area and with an interest in
teaching (no more than one course per year at the undergraduate and/or
graduate level) and becoming an active advisor/mentor of PhD students.  We
anticipate limited service duties, ranging from local to international. The
successful applicant is expected to maintain a continuous record of
scholarly activity.
Applicants must have a PhD in a relevant field from a U.S. accredited
institution or foreign equivalent, a strong record of research productivity
as evidenced by recent grants and/or refereed publications in scientific
journals, and evidence of ability to attract external funding. The preferred
starting date is 1 January 2005. Review of applicants will commence 1
November.  Please send a cover letter describing research and teaching
philosophy and goals, CV, and the names and addresses of three references to
Dr. Ross Jones at either rjones at bbsr.edu or:

      Coral Reef Molecular Biologist Search Committee
      Bermuda Biological Station for Research
      St. George's GE01
BBSR is an equal opportunity employer and operates a drug-free workplace and
learning environment


Dr Ross J Jones

Associate Research Scientist


Bermuda Biological Station for Research, Inc.

'Celebrating 100 years of Marine Science'
17 Biological Lane, Ferry Reach
St. George's, GE 01, BERMUDA
Tel: (441) 297-1880 ext 225
Fax: (441) 297-8143
E-mail: rjones at bbsr.edu <mailto:w at bbsr.edu>  




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