Tenure-Track Position in Developmental Molecular Genetics, West Virginia University

Posted 12/19/2018

As part of an expansion in molecular genetics research, West Virginia University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the Department of Biology (http://biology.wvu.edu) to begin August 2019.  We seek an individual who uses molecular and/or functional genomic approaches to explore integrative questions about development in non-mammalian animal model systems. Applicants should have a broad biology background and strong interdisciplinary skills to develop an externally-funded independent research program. Applicants should also have an openness to collaborative research and a desire to contribute to the undergraduate and graduate research and teaching missions of the department.  Requirements include a PhD or equivalent degree in biology or a related field, a strong publication record, post-doctoral experience, excellent communication skills, and potential to secure external funding.

To apply, please visit https://wvu.taleo.net/careersection/faculty/jobdetail.ftl?job=10609&tz=GMT-05%3A00. In addition, please upload a single PDF file including a cover letter, CV, outline of research plans, and a teaching statement and email three reference letters to WVUBiology@mail.wvu.edu.

Review of applications begins January 21, 2019 -until filled.

For more information contact Kevin Daly kcdaly@mail.wvu.edu. WVU is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Last Updated 12/19/2018