Job description

JOB NO.: 91535-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Grant, Research, Contract Management, Instructional, Management/Supervisory, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 91535-FA

Working Title: Tenure-track Faculty in Genetics


Hiring Department: A074200-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/GENETICS

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JULY 01, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

ACADEMIC (9 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Ph.D. in Genetics, or related field.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

2 years postdoctoral experience, and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research and teaching.

Position Summary:

The Department of Genetics in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the tenure track. Faculty positions include a commitment to the important functions of research, instruction, and outreach, as well as professional and university service as appropriate to faculty rank.

The Department of Genetics is part of the UW Laboratory of Genetics (www.genetics.wisc.edu), which includes 21 faculty members with diverse research interests focused on using genetic analyses and model organisms to interrogate biological systems. The department is a hub for genetic research and training on campus and offers opportunities for collaborations with faculty in basic and translational science departments.

Additional Information:

We seek candidates who embrace diversity in the broadest sense. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Modern laboratory space and substantial resources are available.

If applicable, applicants are encouraged to consider a concurrent application for an open Assistant/Associate Professor position in the associated Department of Medical Genetics in the School of Medicine and Public Health PVL # 91534.


Francisco Pelegri
[email protected]
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:

To begin the application process, please click on "Apply Now."

Applicants will be asked to upload the following 4 items: (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) 3-page statement of research interests, and (4) 1-page statement of teaching interests. In addition, you will be asked for the contact information of three references. We will contact each of these references to provide a confidential letter of recommendation.

The deadline for assuring full consideration is October 30, 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

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Aug 10 2017 Central Daylight Time





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Posted: 10/9/2018
Application Due: 11/3/2018
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