Assistant Professor

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Posting Details

Posting NumberF0434PWorking TitleAssistant ProfessorDepartmentResearch CCRC AdministrationAbout the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department websitePosting TypeExternalRetirement PlanTRS or ORPEmployment TypeEmployeeBenefits EligibilityBenefits EligibleUnderutilizationAdvertised SalaryAnticipated Start Date08/01/2020Effective End Date (for Limited-Term postings)Job Posting Date07/29/2019Job Closing DateOpen until filledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Candidates should provide a cover letter, detailed research plan, teaching statement, and 3 letters of reference. Completed applications received by November 15, 2019 are assured full consideration.

Location of VacancyAthens Area EEO Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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Classification TitleAssistant ProfessorPay GradeFLSAFaculty RankAssistant ProfessorContract TypeAcademic (9 mo.)Tenure StatusTenure TrackMinimum Qualifications

Terminal degree appropriate for the discipline.

Position Summary

The position is a tenure track Assistant Professor in the Complex Carbohydrate Research Center and a home academic department to be decided possibly Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. The applicant will be expected to be a talented and accomplished investigator who currently maintains or exhibit potential for developing a vigorous research program in any area of biomedical glycoscience. The successful candidate will show evidence that their research program will complement existing strengths of the CCRC.

Additional Requirements

Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree (or equivalent), at least three years relevant postdoctoral research experience, an outstanding publication record in the areas of glycoscience and a well-developed research plan that is competitive for NIH funding.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/or CertificationPreferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or CompetenciesPhysical DemandsDoes this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?YesDoes this position require a P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? NoIs driving a responsibility of this position?Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?NoDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, or patient records)?NoCredit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.

Duties/Responsibilities

Duties/Responsibilities

Research

Percentage Of Time80 Duties/Responsibilities

Duties/Responsibilities

Instruction

Percentage Of Time20Posting Specific Questions

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    1. Resume/CV
    2. Cover Letter
    3. Teaching Portfolio/Philosophy
    4. Research Portfolio/Philosophy
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