ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - INSECT VECTOR BIOLOGIST / INSECT PHYSIOLOGIST

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Sep 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 91479-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time

Department: CALS/ENTOMOLOGY


Location: Madison

Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 91479-FA

Working Title: Assistant Professor - Insect Vector Biologist / Insect Physiologist

Official Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(C40NN)

Hiring Department: A073600-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/ENTOMOLOGY

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MARCH 01, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

Negotiable
ACADEMIC (9 months)



Degree and Area of Specialization:

PhD in Entomology or a related field of the Biological Sciences is required.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Evidence of established scholarship including a strong record of publishing in peer-reviewed journals together with the potential for contributions of national and international significance at the Assistant Professor level; Evidence of success in securing extramural funding; Evidence of excellent teaching skills.



Position Summary:

The Department of Entomology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is a national and international leader in basic and applied aspects of insect biology, and has expertise ranging from molecular and sub-organismal biology to applied ecology. We seek to complement these strengths by establishing a new position in Vector Biology and Insect Interactions with Microbial Associates.



Additional Information:

Applicants can find relevant information at http://www.entomology.wisc.edu, and interested individuals are welcome to contact Professor Russell L. Groves at groves@entomology.wisc.edu, to discuss this opportunity.



Contact:

Russell Groves
groves@entomology.wisc.edu
608-262-3229
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants:

Applications must be received through UW-Madison's online application system (via jobs.wisc.edu) by the deadline date to ensure consideration.

To apply, click "Apply Now"

Please upload the following 3 items: 1) Curriculum Vitae, 2) a single, two-page statement of research interests and plans, and 3) a similar statement of teaching philosophy. In addition, you will be asked to include contact information for three letter-writers.

The deadline for assuring full consideration is November 15, 2017, at which time we will begin reviewing applications. However, this position will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

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Advertised: Aug 31 2017 Central Daylight Time

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