Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Genetics) Location:
Tallahassee, FL Regular/Temporary:
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Department of Biology | Florida State University College of Arts & Sciences
The Department of Biological Science at Florida State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the broadly defined area of Genetics. Successful candidates are expected to establish a productive and extramurally funded research program, such as major NIH or NSF grant funding, and to contribute to undergraduate teaching in genetics, developmental, or cell biology, and graduate education by supervising Biology PhD students.
A doctoral degree from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate is required, along with a demonstrated record of achievement in research. Candidates who take a molecular or genetics-based approach to study fundamental or innovative questions in developmental biology, mechanisms of disease, or cell biology, using any animal, plant, tissue, or cellular systems will be considered.
Postdoctoral training in the field of specialization is preferred.
Questions about the position should be directed to Prof. Hong-Guo Yu at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.
Include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, 2 - 3 page research statement that briefly summarizes your significant research accomplishments and describes your future research plans, and a 2 - 3 page teaching, mentoring, and service statement that describes prior experiences and future plans. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2023, and applications will continue to be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.
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