The Department of Biological Sciences at Auburn University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position beginning Fall 2020 at the rank of Assistant Professor in Developmental Biology with an emphasis in either Plant or Vertebrate/Terrestrial Systems.
We seek highly collaborative candidates who will examine fundamental mechanisms governing developmental processes. A successful candidate is expected to establish an extramurally funded, internationally recognized research program focused on developmental biology. Instructional responsibilities include development of graduate and/or undergraduate courses in developmental biology related to their area of emphasis. Faculty will join recent hires in Evolutionary-Developmental Biology of Marine Invertebrate Systems and an emerging group of Developmental Biologists in the department.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or a closely related discipline at the time employment begins, and relevant postdoctoral experience. The successful candidate must possess excellent written and interpersonal communication skills. Desired qualifications include a strong record of publication, teaching experience, and demonstrated (or potential) ability to acquire extramural funding.
Review of applications will begin December 1, 2019. For more information about this position and to apply please follow this link: https://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/postings/3912