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Assistant Professor (Ethnobotany/Conservation Biology)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
College of Natural Sciences, Department of Botany
Date Posted:
October 07, 2011
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins November 15, 2011
Salary Information:
Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Monthly Type:
9 Month
Tenure Track:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
General Funds

Other Conditions:
General funds. Pending authorization to fill. To begin August 1, 2012.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Develop an active research program that complements existing departmental strengths in Ethnobotany and/or Conservation Biology.
  2. Teaching duties will include undergraduate and graduate courses in Ethnobotany and Conservation.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. A completed PhD in Botany or related field.
  2. Documented scholarly achievement, demonstrated ability as a teacher, poise and good address for meeting and conferring with others.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Post-Doctoral Research

To Apply:
Submit cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications, statement of research and teaching interests and experiences, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, names of 3 professional references and official transcripts to the address below. Copies of transcripts can be submitted for the application process but official transcripts must be submitted upon hire. Application packets without letters of reference should be sent as a single pdf file electronically to by November 15, 2011 with hardcopies to follow to Chair, Ethnobotany/Conservation Biology Search Committee, Department of Botany, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 3190 Maile Way, St. John 101, Honolulu, HI. 96822. Inquiries: Dr. Tamara Ticktin, Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2011 and will continue until the position is filled.
  1. Chair, Ethnobotany/Conservation Biology Search Committee
  2. Department of Botany
  3. 3190 Maile Way, St. John 101
  4. Honolulu, HI 96822
  1. Dr. Tamara Ticktin;

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