The University of Virginia invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Biology. We seek applicants who have a research vision that addresses new or long-standing fundamental questions in cell biology. Located within the College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of Biology provides an interdisciplinary and collaborative environment for basic research and teaching that spans multiple levels of biological organization, enhanced by close collaborations with colleagues at our Schools of Medicine and Engineering & Applied Sciences. A successful candidate is expected to establish a vigorous, independent, and externally funded research program as well as provide instruction and scientific training at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
The Department of Biology has particular strengths in developmental biology and cell biology (http://bio.as.virginia.edu/research/molecular-genetics).
To apply visit jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=85482. Complete a candidate profile online, attach a cover letter that succinctly highlights your most significant research accomplishments, experiences, and qualifications; a curriculum vitae; a research statement that describes your vision for your research program at the university (≤ 3 pages); a statement of teaching goals; and the contact information of three references.
The deadline for receipt of applications is October 31, 2018.