Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Microbiology) Location:
Tallahassee, FL Regular/Temporary:
Regular Full/Part Time:
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Department of Biological Science
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The Department of Biological Science at Florida State University invites outstanding applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the broadly defined area of Microbiology including, but not limited to, studies of bacteria, viruses, or host-microbial interactions. Successful candidates are expected to establish an innovative, extramurally funded research program and contribute to undergraduate and graduate education in the area of Microbiology.
Applicants must possess at a minimum a doctoral degree from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in academic research, instruction/mentorship, and service.
Postdoctoral training in the field of specialization.
Questions about the position should be directed to Prof. Hengli Tang at [email protected].
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- A statement summarizing past contributions to and future plans for promoting diversity and inclusion
- A statement describing your experience/philosophy of teaching and mentoring
- A statement of research accomplishments and future goals
- A detailed curriculum vitae (CV) including academic and professional experience
- Peer reviewed publications (please include PDF copies of a maximum of your two most significant, peer-reviewed, published manuscripts)
Review of applications will begin on December 13, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.
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