Assistant Professor- Microbiology

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Assistant Professor- Microbiology

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Open Date:
Jul 20, 2018
Close Date:
Aug 31, 2019

We seek a microbiologist who explores basic questions in infectious disease and uses molecular, cellular, biochemical, systems biological, and/or computational approaches to study single-celled eukaryotic pathogens or viruses. The successful applicant will be expected to become an active member of the Eukaryotic Pathogens Innovation Center (EPIC) ( Individuals who focus on host-pathogen interactions, virulence mechanisms, resistance, microbe-microbe interactions and/or closely associated research areas are especially encouraged to apply.


Successful candidates must hold a doctoral degree and have postdoctoral experience. Competitive candidates will demonstrate an ability to develop a vigorous and independent, externally funded and nationally recognized research program; demonstrate teaching excellence and a commitment to diversity inclusion; and participate in relevant undergraduate and graduate education programs.

Application Instructions:

Applicants should submit the following items to the distinct Interfolio link listed for the position to which they apply: (1) letter of application; (2) CV; (3) statement of research interests and future plans; (4) statement of teaching interests and experience; (5) statement describing past experience and/or future plans to promote diversity and inclusion; and (6) up to three reprints in one PDF. Applicants should also arrange, through Interfolio, for three confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by August 31, 2018. Review will continue until the positions are filled.

Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Lesly Temesvari ([email protected]).




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Posted: 12/30/2018
Application Due: 3/2/2019
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