Assistant Professor, Ecological or Evolutionary Genomics
School of Biological Sciences,
College of Arts and Sciences,
Washington State University
The School of Biological Sciences at Washington State University, Pullman,
Washington, invites applications for a full-time, permanent, tenure-track faculty position
in ecological or evolutionary genomics. This position is to be filled at the Assistant
Professor level and will begin in August of 2013. Candidates should have the ability to
combine cutting-edge research technologies with innovative analytics to investigate
processes shaping organismal ecology and evolution. Candidates should complement our
existing faculty strengths in organismal and evolutionary biology, molecular evolution,
population and ecological genetics, systematics, ecology, development, and physiology.
Candidates able to bring large-scale patterns of genomic, transcriptomic, or proteomic
data to bear on fundamental problems in ecology and/or evolution are especially
encouraged to apply.
Required qualifications include an earned doctorate at time of application, a record of
research accomplishment in ecological or evolutionary genomics, evidence of
commitment to teaching excellence, and effective communication skills. Successful
candidates will be expected to develop and maintain an active research program
supported by extramural funding, train graduate and undergraduate students, participate
in graduate and undergraduate teaching, participate in service needs, and advance the
university's commitment to diversity and multiculturalism.
To apply visit www.wsujobs.com and upload application materials. Applications must
include a letter of application addressing qualifications, a curriculum vitae, separate
teaching and research statements and three selected reprints of published or in press
papers. Three (3) letters of recommendation that address the applicant's history of and
potential for research, teaching and communication excellence are required. The
reference letters will be automatically requested and obtained from the reference provider
through our online application system. Review of applications with reference letters
begins October 1, 2012.
For information on the position or the status of your application, candidates may contact
Dr. Gary Thorgaard (email@example.com).
Full notice of vacancy can be viewed at
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(Posted by Zhanjiang Liu [LIUZHAN@auburn.edu]), Aug 26, 2012