Thursday, October 2, 2014

Tenure Track Plant Evolution Position

The Department of Biological Sciences at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) is seeking to hire a tenure-track plant evolutionary biologist with research experience in molecular and morphological traits.  We invite broadly-trained scientists committed to excellence in innovative research and teaching at an undergraduate and M.S. degree-awarding university to apply.  CSULB is located three miles from the ocean in the ethnically-diverse greater Southern California area and serves over 35,000 students.

We have a brand new state of the art research facility which includes three new greenhouses and a full-time botany technician.  Major instrumentation supporting faculty research and teaching include confocal, scanning, AFM, and transmission electron microscopes, proteomics facility with MALDI-TOF-TOF mass spectrometer, flow cytometer, quantitative PCR machines, and a Typhoon phosphorimager.

The full job description and application instructions are attached and can also be found at  Please distribute this request to talented postdoctoral researchers with an interest in establishing a research lab and teaching program at a dynamic comprehensive university.

CSULB seeks to recruit faculty who enthusiastically support the University’s strong commitment to the academic success of all of our students, including students of color, students with disabilities, first generation to college, veterans, students with diverse socio-economic backgrounds, and diverse sexual orientations and gender expressions.  CSULB seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students a rich variety of expertise, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.

Kind regards,

Judy Brusslan
Chair, Plant Evolution Search Committee

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