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Date: Fri, 20 Oct 2000 15:37:34 -0700
From: Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry <mbb at sfu.ca>
To: johnsont at sfu.ca
Subject: Faculty Posting
Tenure Track Faculty Positions
The Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry seeks applicants for
full-time, tenure-track faculty positions in the three areas listed below.
At least two of the positions will be filled at the rank of Assistant
Professor. One may be filled at the rank of Associate
Professor. Appointments may begin as early as September 1, 2001.
Successful applicants will be expected to establish externally funded and
independent research programs in their areas of expertise, augmenting
existing research strengths in the Department. They will also contribute to
the undergraduate and graduate teaching programs in molecular biology and
1. Structural Biochemistry. - structure-function analyses of biological
macromolecules using NMR, x-ray crystallography and/or biochemical,
spectroscopic and computational approaches.
2. Genomics. - development and application of analytical approaches to the
analysis of complex genomes; may include comparative, functional or
3. Developmental Genetics. - molecular and genetic approaches to
understanding fundamental processes of development in model organisms.
A Ph.D. and relevant postdoctoral experience is required. Applicants should
send curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, reprints of up to
five research publications and arrange to have letters sent from three
referees to: Faculty Search Committee, Department of Molecular
Biology and Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C. V5A 1S6,
Canada. Further information about the Department is available at
http://darwin.mbb.sfu.ca. Review of applications will begin November 1,
2000. Applicants should clearly identify for which search they wish to be
In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement is
directed in the first instance to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
Simon Fraser is committed to the principle of equity in employment and
offers equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants. Simon Fraser
University maintains a web site of available positions to assist partners
of qualified applicants in identifying job opportunities at
Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Simon Fraser University
phone: (604) 291-5631
fax: (604) 291-5583