Open Rank Assistant/Associate Professor

University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, New Mexico
September 14 2017
Organization Type

Open Rank Assistant/Associate Professor
Department of Biology

We invite applications for a full-time, open rank tenure-track 9-month appointment at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in the area of Cell/Molecular Biology. We are particularly interested in a colleague who uses eukaryotic systems and cross-disciplinary approaches to investigate fundamental questions in biology. We seek a colleague who will establish and maintain a vigorous, externally funded research program that complements existing research in a broadly based biology department. The ideal candidate will be committed to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate through graduate levels at a minority majority institution. We seek an individual who will demonstrate a commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, student success, and working with a diverse community. The University of New Mexico is classified a Carnegie Research University with Very High Activity and is located in Albuquerque, a city with a rich cultural heritage situated in a spectacular Southwest location. Applicants must have completed a Ph.D. in Biology or a related discipline at the time of application, and must have at least two years of post-doctoral research experience at the start of the appointment. For complete job requirements see Assistant/Associate Professor, Cell Molecular Biologist at, REQ#2457.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three representative reprints, description of current and future research and teaching interests, a diversity statement, and names of three references. All application materials must be uploaded and submitted through UNMjobs, For best consideration, application materials must be received by November 6, 2017. Questions related to this posting may be directed to Dr. Eric Denkers,

The University of New Mexico is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Educator. Women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.