Assistant Professor of Quantitative Integrative Biology

San Diego, California
Salary to be commensurate with qualifications and experience
September 27 2017
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THE DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY AT SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in QUANTITATIVE INTEGRATIVE BIOLOGY at the Assistant Professor level. We seek to hire a candidate who uses current quantitative and statistical methods to understand complex biological and ecological systems. Specific research areas that would complement existing strengths in the department include landscape ecology, disease ecology/epidemiology, population biology, microbial evolution, global change science, phylogenetic inference, and population/conservation genetics.  We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in statistical approaches that can be applied broadly across our department, such as complex multivariate analyses, spatial analyses and geostatistics, Bayesian statistics, and analysis of big data. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a vigorous, externally funded, independent research program with student participation. Contribution to the Biology department teaching mission and participation in University and/or community service is also expected. Candidates should have a PhD and post-doctoral experience in a relevant field of biology, a strong history of research accomplishments and funding, and a record of collaborating across traditional disciplinary boundaries.

View additional details of this position and apply via Interfolio at Review of applications will begin 23 October 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

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