Submitted: 10 September 2019
Department: Biology
Institution: University of Oregon
Job type: Tenure-track
Apply by: 6 October 2019
Application URL: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/14240

The University of Oregon Department of Biology invites applications for a tenure-related position (Assistant Professor) in Human Microbiome Science. We are particularly interested in candidates whose research focuses on innovative computational, molecular, and/or microbiological approaches to address fundamental questions regarding the assembly, dynamics and function of the human microbiome. Candidates who have an interest in collaborating with both basic scientists and clinicians to explore the impact of the microbiome on human health and development are especially encouraged to apply.

Successful applicants will be expected to develop an outstanding research program and have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. A Ph.D. is required. Candidates who promote and enhance diversity are strongly desired. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.

Interested persons should apply online to the University of Oregon MICRO SEARCH at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/14240. Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a publications list, a statement of research accomplishments and future research plans, a description of teaching experience and philosophy, and three letters of recommendation (sent independently). Submission of up to 3 selected reprints is encouraged. To be assured of consideration, application materials should be uploaded by October 6, 2019, but the search will remain open until the position is filled.

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