Position Announcements

Assistant Professor in Landscape Ecology



The Department of Biological Science, University of Arkansas
invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track Assistant Professor position in
Landscape Ecology beginning in August 2014 (Postion Y14961, http://hr.uark.edu/jobdetails.asp?ListingID=7075).  Preferred
candidates would demonstrate exceptionally strong computational and modeling
skills that would complement current program strengths in ecology and
evolutionary biology. 
Minimum
requirements include Ph.D. and post-doctoral experience and demonstrated research
success. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a dynamic
extramurally-funded research program, to develop an undergraduate core course
in ecology and a graduate course on statistical analysis of ecological data,
and to participate in departmental service.  The Department of Biological Sciences consists of 29 tenured
or tenure-track faculty members with diverse research and teaching programs.  More information about the Department of
Biological Sciences at the University of Arkansas can be found at:
http://biology.uark.edu. The
University of Arkansas has a rapidly growing student body (>25,000). The
main campus in Fayetteville, AR is near the historic city center and located in
the heart of the beautiful and biologically diverse Ozark Mountains.  The region offers a multitude of outdoor
recreational opportunities, including hunting, fishing, hiking, backpacking,
mountain biking, and kayaking.

TO APPLY, please collate the following into a single PDF file
or paper application: a cover letter, complete curriculum vitae, and separate statements
of research and teaching interests. Please request that letters from 3 referees
be emailed or mailed. All application materials must be submitted to Dr.
Michelle Evans-White (ecology@uark.edu), Department of Biological Sciences, SCEN 601, 1 University
of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701. Inquiries may be directed to the Search
Committee Chair, Dr. Michelle Evans-White (email address as above). Applications
received by 30 January 2014 will receive full consideration, and review will continue
until the position is filled.

The
University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution.
All applicants are subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of
Information Act and persons hired must have proof of legal authority to work in
the United States.