Position Description: A tenure-track, 9-month position. The
successful candidate would be expected
to assume a major commitment to Extension education and develop an
applied research program
within the Nursery/Landscape Industry. Knowledge and experience in
dealing with new low-input
landscape ecosystems is emphasized. Candidate will also be
expected to teach undergraduate courses.
Qualifications: A Ph.D. in horticulture or related science
required. Applicants must have a
knowledge of, and work experience with, the production nursery and
commercial landscape industry.
The position requires excellent communication skills and
Application closing date: April 15, 1994
Position available: May 15, 1994
Applicants must submit: Curriculum vitae, a statement/cover letter
outlining interest and qualification
for the position, reprints and names, addresses, and telephone/fax
numbers of at least three profes-
sional references to: Nursery Crops Search Committee, Department
of Plant and soil Sciences,
French Hall, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003-2910.