The Department of Biological Science in the College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Cincinnati is seeking an Assistant Professor in CELL BIOLOGY/CELL PHYSIOLOGY. Ideal candidates will conduct research on molecular, cellular, developmental, or genetic mechanisms that address evolutionary, neurobehavioral, or ecological questions, and complement current faculty interests in one or both of our two areas of research strength (Sensory Biology, Behavior and Evolution [SBBE], or Environmental Change and Biological Resilience [ECBR] (http://www.artsci.uc.edu/departments/biology.html).
Development of a rigorous, externally funded research program is expected. Teaching duties will include a course in basic cell biology for undergraduate majors as well as other courses in areas of the candidate's expertise.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A Ph.D. or equivalent degree and postdoctoral experience are required.
All interested and qualified applicants must apply online at https://jobs.uc.edu/ (Requisition #22765) by submitting cover letter, curriculum vita, statements of research interests and teaching philosophy, and a one-page diversity and inclusion statement summarizing your contributions or potential contributions to diversity and inclusion as they relate to teaching, research, and/or mentoring.
Reference letters will be expected from semi-finalists within 7 days upon notification. Review of applicants will begin November 6, 2017 and will continue until position is filled.
The University of Cincinnati is the recipient of the National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Award to increase the participation of women in academic science and engineering careers.
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