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Tenure-track assistant professor of eukaryotic cell biology

Position beginning September 2013. Candidates should have Ph.D. by start date and a commitment to undergraduate education and research. Teaching responsibilities include lecture and laboratory sections in (1) upper-level advanced cell biology; (2) sophomore-level cell and molecular biology; and (3) biology electives in their specialty (e.g., cell signaling, cancer biology, metabolic pathways). The biology program faculty also contributes to thefirst-year interdisciplinary core curriculum on a rotating basis.

Teaching load is two classes with laboratory sections per regular term and a single class during May term or August term. The college has an excellent faculty development program that competitively funds student and faculty research.

Please send curriculum vitae, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. In your cover letter, please identify and describe an upper-level course you would develop that would contribute to the program. In addition discuss how you engage undergraduates through your teaching and research.

Review of applications will begin on October 22, 2012, and will continue until an appointment is made. Send digital applications (PDF only) with your name in the subject line

Deadline for Submission: Rolling starting on October 22nd

Phone interviews: Last week of October

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