Vol. 17, No. 32May 21, 1998

- #98F046 Assistant Professor, Plant Biologist, Center for Agricultural Biotechnology, Plant and Soil Sciences-Nine-month appointment, tenure-track. Focus on use of molecular level approach to study biochemical genetics, multigenic traits, metabolic engineering or secondary metabolism relevant to plant resistance to insect stress. Other areas of contemporary plant biology will also be strongly considered. Salary commensurate with training and experience. For information visit the plant and soil sciences web site at http://bluehen.ags.udel.edu/homepage/plsc/plschome.html REQUIREMENTS: Ph.D. in plant biology or a related field with post-doctoral or equivalent experience. Communicate effectively with academic, government, industry colleagues and students. Demonstrate research creativity and productivity in, and a comprehensive understanding of, plant biology using contemporary approaches. DUTIES: Develop strong, extramurally-funded research programs. CONTACT: Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, names of three scientists willing to write informative letters of recommendation and description of current and future research interests to Bertrand Lemieux, Search Committee Chair, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19717-1303. DEADLINE: Sept. 30, or until a suitable candidate is identified.

- #98F047 Assistant Professor, Plant Developmental Biologist, Center for Agricultural Biotechnology, Plant and Soil Sciences-Nine-month appointment; tenure track. Focus on use of molecular level approaches to study biochemical genetics, multigenic traits, metabolic engineering or secondary metabolism relevant to plant resistance to insect stress. Other areas of contemporary plant biology will be strongly considered. Salary commensurate with training and experience. For information, visit the plant and soil sciences web site at http://bluehen.ags.udel.edu/homepage/plsc/plschome.html REQUIREMENTS: Ph.D. in plant biology or a related field with post-doctoral or equivalent experience. Communicate effectively with academic, government and industry colleagues as well as students. Demonstrate research creativity and productivity in, and comprehensive understanding of, plant biology using contemporary approaches. DUTIES: Develop strong, extramurally-funded research programs. CONTACT: See position #98F046, listed above. DEADLINE: Sept. 30, or until a suitable candidate is identified.

- #98P116 Professional Specialist (Level 13), Professional and Noncredit Programs, Division of Continuing Education-REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in education or one of the social sciences, and six to eight years' experience in continuing education or related field required; master's degree in education of one of the fields represented in the programming areas and three to five years' experience in continuing professional education, or a related area preferred. Identify, conceptualize program needs, monitor program details and logistics, communicate effectively in both oral and written form and interact with the academic community and departments. DUTIES: Develop, implement, evaluate financially self-supporting noncredit continuing professional education programs. Programming areas include, but are not limited to, Governor's School for Excellence, criminal justice/law enforcement, and certificate programs. CONTACT: Send resume and cover letter addressing position requirements; and names, address, telephone numbers of three references to James K. Broomall, Division of Continuing Education, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716. DEADLINE: June 6.

- #98P117, #98P118, #98P119 Information Resource Consultant I (Level 12), User Services, Office of Information Technologies-LIMITED TO UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE EMPLOYEES. Three positions available. REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree or equivalent with one to two years' effective experience in technology support, or an associate degree or equivalent and four years' effective experience in technology support. Excellent oral communication, administrative and problem-solving skills, and an ability to accommodate various needs and work effectively within a diverse user base. Working knowledge of operating systems, basic application software and Internet resources desired. DUTIES: Windows 95 trouble-shooting, the Microsoft Office Suite, and the support of Ethernet hardware and a variety of TCP/IP clients. Provide the highest quality service, communicate effectively and provide technically knowledgeable analysis. Requires official transcript. CONTACT: Send letter of application, resume citing specific examples of related experience and names of three professional references to Ron Nichols, IT-User Services, 038 Smith Hall, Newark, DE 19716. DEADLINE: June 2.

- #98S106 Senior Secretary (S-05), Food and Resource Economics-LIMITED TO UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE EMPLOYEES. Minimum $17,090 per annum. REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or G.E.D. with two years' secretarial experience; experience in the University environment and business school training preferred. Knowledge of office practices/procedures, business English, ability to communicate effectively, maintain records and prepare reports, or any equivalent combination of experience and training. DUTIES: Track graduate applicants/students, assist with registration, processes paperwork for graduate student funding. Type reports/correspondence, order supplies, process travel reimbursement and contracts and grants expenses. Assist with computer laboratory and hiring of student lab assistants. Prepare computer lab payroll, assist in preparation of computer lab budget. DEADLINE: May 26.

- #98T999-06 Operations Management Instructor, Department of Business Administration-TEMPORARY POSITION. REQUIREMENTS: Master's degree in business or an appropriate field and some practical business experience preferred. DUTIES: Teach junior level introductory survey course in Operations Management. Daytime availability preferred. CONTACT: Send resume to Erwin M. Saniga, Department of Business Administration, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716. DEADLINE: June 1.