Assistant/Associate Professor (EHRA)

North Carolina State University--Department of Biological Sciences
Raleigh, NC USA
Salary negotiable with competitive start-up packages, laboratory space and more
October 03 2017
Position #00101793
Life Sciences, Genetics
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Full Time
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Assistant/Associate Professor (EHRA)

The Department of Biological Sciences in the College of Sciences at North Carolina State University seeks outstanding candidates for two tenure-track faculty positions in genetics at the preferred rank of Assistant Professor although outstanding candidates for Associate Professor will be considered. The ideal candidates will have expertise using genetic approaches to study 1) evolutionary processes and/or 2) the genetics of complex traits and systems. Candidates studying standard or non-traditional model organisms and/or natural populations are encouraged to apply, augmenting the university’s current and historical strengths in these areas. The successful candidates will be expected to develop and/or maintain extramurally funded, nationally recognized, independent research programs and also support the academic mission of the department including undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral training programs. We seek candidates who will integrate with diverse researchers within the department and participate in interdisciplinary research centers and training programs throughout the university.

A PhD or equivalent degree in genetics, biological sciences, evolution, or related field is required. Support will include competitive start-up packages, laboratory space, and an interactive research environment.

NC State University provides a vibrant environment for research, teaching and mentoring across disciplines. Opportunities exist for collaborations with faculty in the Department as well as with those in other departments across our campus. Our location in the Research Triangle facilitates interaction with faculty at other institutions as well as with industry and government agencies.

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application process please call (919) 515-3148.