Assistant Professor of Biology (Genetics) Tenure-Track

Oct 14, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Description: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology, seeks qualified applicants for a newly authorized, full-time position in Genetics beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year. The position is for a tenure-track Assistant Professor. The Department of Biology has 48 full-time faculty members serving more than 1,600 majors and students from associated university programs at the Lake Shore Campus on Chicago's North Side. For more information about the department, visit our website at The successful candidate is expected to participate in teaching Genetics to a wide variety of science students and to biology majors. The incumbent is also expected to run a productive research laboratory, involve undergraduate and graduate students in research, and be competitive for external funding. In addition, the incumbent will teach two courses each semester in general genetics and more advanced courses in a specialty area.

Qualifications: The successful candidate for this position will have a Ph.D. in Genetics or a related field, postdoctoral research experience, proven excellence in research, and experience teaching at the college level. Researchers in all areas of Genetics are welcome to apply, but preference will be given to those utilizing molecular approaches in addressing genetic questions.

Job Category: University Faculty

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