Assistant Professor of Microbiology (Tenure-Track)
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (TENURE-TRACK)
College of Science
Louisiana State University
The Department of Biological Sciences at Louisiana State University invites applications for a tenure-track Microbiologist Assistant Professor position. This position is open to all areas of Microbiology including, but not limited to, microbial ecology, microbiomes, microbial physiology, eukaryotic microbiology and host-microbe interactions.
In addition to the Department of Biological Sciences, microbiological research is conducted on campus at the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine, The School of the Coast & the Environment, and the College of Agriculture, providing numerous opportunities for collaboration. Additionally, LSU’s Center for Computation and Technology is a valuable resource for research programs with a substantial computational component.
Successful candidates will be expected to establish and maintain a vigorous, extramurally funded research program and to contribute to undergraduate and graduate teaching. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or related field, successful track record of independent research and postdoctoral experience.
An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check. Application deadline is November 15, 2019, or until a candidate is selected.
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