Assistant Professor - Integrative Biologist

Location
Hayward, California (US)
Salary
Posted
Jul 05, 2017
Closes
Sep 05, 2017
Organization Type
University and College

Assistant Professor

Integrative Biologist

California State University, East Bay

 

The Department of Biological Sciences, California State University, East Bay (CSUEB) seeks to fill a tenure-track position in Integrative Biology at the level of Assistant Professor beginning Fall 2018. We specifically invite applications from individuals across the spectrum of ecology, particularly those who incorporate both the use of field-based research and modern molecular techniques to investigate mechanisms underlying the interaction of organisms with their habitat. Candidates that engage in research in the area of restoration ecology, landscape ecology, wildlife ecology, or urban ecology and that and that include examination of phenomena with broader conservation or environmental significance are especially encouraged to apply. We seek applicants who are committed to excellence in teaching and the development of a student-centered research program in a culturally diverse intellectual community. Primary teaching responsibilities will include Principles of Organismal Biology, Ecology, and a Graduate Seminar as well as upper division and Master’s-level courses in the applicant’s area of expertise. Special consideration will be given to applicants who can offer a course focusing on the analysis of biological data. Additionally, applicants will be expected to establish and maintain an externally-funded research program. A Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience are required with teaching experience preferred. Applications include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, separate teaching, research and diversity statements, recent publications most pertinent to the proposed research program (three maximum), and teaching evaluations if available. Applicants should submit application materials and arrange to have three letters of recommendation uploaded directly to Interfolio (http://www.interfolio.com). Initial screening of applications will begin on September 15, 2017 with the position remaining open until filled. Direct inquiries to the Chair of the Search Committee, Erica Wildy, at erica.wildy@csueastbay.edu. CSUEB, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to the principles of diversity in employment.