PG160588EPInternal Recruitment :
Assistant, Associate, Full Professor, Cluster Hires in Quantitative and Computational Developmental BiologyAnticipated Hiring Range:
Commensurate with experience and credentialsWork Schedule:
Varies based on teaching and research scheduleJob Location:
Raleigh, NCDepartment :
Quantitative and Computational Developmental Biology Cluster, Chancellor's Faculty Excellence ProgramAbout the Department:
The NC State University Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program seeks an outstanding candidate for an open rank faculty position to expand the new faculty cluster in Quantitative and Computational Developmental Biology (https://qcdb.ncsu.edu/).
Together with NC State’s existing strengths in quantitative/computational sciences and engineering, this interdisciplinary cluster is propelling NC State to the forefront of efforts to define new principles in developing biological systems. Recruiting for the cluster was initiated in 2015 and has resulted in four hires (https://facultyclusters.ncsu.edu/clusters/modeling-the-living-embryo/).
The Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program (http://workthatmatters.ncsu.edu) has brought some of the best and brightest minds to NC State University’s inter- and multidisciplinary efforts to solve some of the globe’s most significant problems. Guided by a strong strategic plan and an aggressive vision, the cluster hiring program is adding new faculty members in select fields to add breadth and depth to NC State’s already-strong efforts.
NC State University provides a vibrant environment for research, teaching and mentoring across disciplines. Ample opportunities will be available for collaborations with existing faculty and other newly hired colleagues across multiple clusters. Our location in the Research Triangle also facilitates interaction with faculty at Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as well as with industry and government agencies.Essential Job Duties:
Successful candidates will engage in transformative research that integrates expertise in biological, biophysical, computational, and/or mathematical methods to investigate dynamic phenomena in animal or plant development on any level. We are particularly interested in individuals who can bridge experiment and theory, but applicants whose expertise is mainly in the computational realm are also encouraged to apply.Other Responsibilities:
Hires will be expected to provide key leadership in quantitative and/or computational biology across the university, teach in existing courses, and develop specialized coursework in their area of expertise.Minimum Education and Experience:
A PhD in a relevant field from an accredited institution.Other Required Qualifications:
Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to work with others.Preferred Qualifications:
Priority will be given to individuals with demonstrated successful collaboration as a member of an interdisciplinary and/or multidisciplinary team.Required License(s) or Certification(s):
N/AValid NC Driver's License required:
NoCommercial Driver's License required:
NoJob Open Date:
07/21/2017Special Instructions to Applicants:
Interested candidates should submit:
- A cover letter describing their prior interdisciplinary and/or multidisciplinary research efforts and how their research addresses the goals of the cluster (https://facultyclusters.ncsu.edu/clusters/modeling-the-living-embryo/)
- 2-3 page research plan
- Contact information for 3 references
Review of applications will begin immediately (April 2021) and will continue until the position is filled.
Questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Nanette Nascone-Yoder ([email protected]).
Hiring may occur at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor.
The home department is anticipated to be in one of the four participating colleges (Engineering, Sciences, Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture and Life Sciences) and will be determined based on credentials and research fit.Position Number:
Tenured/Tenure-Track FacultyFull Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week):
9 Month RecurringMandatory Designation - Adverse Weather:
Non Mandatory - Adverse WeatherMandatory Designation - Emergency Events:
Non Mandatory - Emergency EventIs this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?:
190101 - College Of Veterinary MedicineAA/EOE:
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