Assistant Professor Biological Sciences - Microbiome

Dallas, Texas (US)
Commensurate with Experience
January 05 2021
Organization Type

The Department of Biological Sciences ( in the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) invites applications for a tenure-system faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Candidates with strong research and teaching accomplishments in microbiome and/or host-pathogen interaction research are encouraged to apply. We especially encourage applications from candidates using novel experimental and computational approaches to address broad and significant research questions that complement and expand existing departmental strengths.

The successful candidate will find a highly engaging and collaborative intellectual environment at UTD. As a tier-one research intensive university, UTD features state-of-the-art core research facilities as well as modern research facilities to support the most advanced transdisciplinary research activities ( UTD is dedicated to recruiting and advancing a diverse faculty body that reflects the enormously diverse community of the Dallas Fort Worth metroplex.

Applicants should upload a cover letter; curriculum vitae; statement of research philosophy; statement of teaching philosophy/experience; course evaluations (if available); a writing sample; and the full contact information for at least three academic or professional references via the online application at http:/


Candidates from underrepresented minority groups are especially encouraged to apply.

The University of Texas at Dallas is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.