[Coral-List] Job: Tenure-track Open-rank Position in Marine Ecology at Florida International University

Heather Bracken-Grissom heather.bracken at gmail.com
Thu Oct 30 15:18:34 EDT 2014

MARINE ECOLOGIST (Rank Open)-  The Department of Biological Sciences at
Florida International University (biology.fiu.edu) is seeking applicants
for a tenure track (Open Rank) position in MARINE ECOLOGY.  Applicants
working on ecology of global change, predator-prey interactions and food
web ecology, biodiversity and ecosystem function, or ecosystem dynamics
are particularly encouraged to apply.

The Department of Biological Sciences, in the School of the Environment,
Arts, and Society (seas.fiu.edu) within the College of Arts and Sciences
(cas.fiu.edu) has 4,700 majors and 120 graduate students in fields
ranging from cell and molecular biology to evolution and ecology. The
successful candidate will participate in the Marine Sciences Program
(marine.fiu.edu), an interdisciplinary program emphasizing research,
teaching, and outreach in coastal marine sciences. This program is
housed at FIU's Biscayne Bay Campus in the city of North Miami, and
currently is home to 12 research laboratories, 2 teaching laboratories,
wet labs, a mesocosm facility, and running sea water systems. The
successful candidate will be expected to maintain an externally funded
research program, supervise graduate students in our Ph.D. program, as
well as teach undergraduate courses including a general Ecology course
for Biology and Marine Biology majors and other courses in his/her area
of expertise. Position is contingent upon funding.

Florida International University is recognized as a Carnegie engaged
university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools
that offers more than 180 bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs in
fields such as engineering, international relations, architecture, law
and medicine. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its
mission. For more information about FIU, visit http://www.fiu.edu/.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID (508719)
at facultycareers.fiu.edu and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae,
and statements of teaching philosophy and research interests in a single
PDF file. Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact
information for at least three references, who will be contacted upon
submission of application.  To receive full consideration, applications
and required materials should be received by November 30th, 2014.
Review will continue until position is filled.

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal
Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to
race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status,
protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Heather Bracken-Grissom, PhD
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Biological Sciences
Florida International University-Biscayne Bay Campus
3000 NE 151 Street, MSB-353
North Miami, Florida 33181, USA
305 919-4190 (Phone)  305 919-4030 (Fax)
<http://heatherbracken.wix.com/brackengrissomlab> *
heather.brackengrissom at fiu.edu <Valerie.Hall at fiu.edu>  www.fiu.edu/~marine

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