Tenure Track Assistant Professor Institute for Behavioral Genetics

Tenure Track Assistant Professorships

Institute for Behavioral Genetics

The Institute for Behavioral Genetics, University of Colorado Boulder, invites applications for up to two tenure track Assistant Professorships with an academic appointment in one of the following departments: Computer Science, Psychology and Neuroscience, Integrative Physiology, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, or Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology. We anticipate that the appointments will begin August 2018. The Institute seeks to build on its strengths in statistical and computational genetics and `big data' approaches to behavior genetics. Successful candidates may include, but are not limited to, individuals whose research in behavior genetics utilizes whole-genome data in one or more of the following sub-disciplines: statistical genetics; behavioral/psychiatric genetics; genetic epidemiology; population genetics; computational biology; `big data'. Appointees will conduct research and teach undergraduate and graduate students in the Institute and their academic department.


Minimum requirements are a PhD in statistical, computational, or behavioral genetics, or a related field, or an MD, or equivalent terminal degree.

Special Instructions to Applicants:Please direct questions to Dr. Matt Keller at matthew.c.keller@colorado.edu, information about the Institute for Behavioral Genetics can be found at http://www.colorado.edu/ibg/home

The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at: adacoordinator@colorado.edu.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References, Statement of Research Philosophy, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Additional Attachments - Refer to Application Materials Instructions Below

Application Materials Instructions:Applicants must complete the Faculty/University Staff and EEO Data (application) form, and upload the following required documents: 1 - Cover Letter; 2 - Curriculum Vitae/Resume; 3 - Statement of Research; 4 - Statement of Teaching Interests; 5 - three to five sample research papers; and 6 - names and contact information for 3 professional references. Application materials are accepted electronically at https://www.cu.edu/cu-careers, posting number 10476. Application review will begin October 15, 2017, and we will continue to accept applications until the position is filled.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Boulder

Department: B0001 -- Boulder Campus - 10079 - Institute for Behav Genetics

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Jul 28, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Dr. Matt Keller

Posting Contact Email: matthew.c.keller@colorado.edu

Position Number: 00676991