Tenure-Track Faculty

Bloomington, Indiana
Commensurate with exprience
September 03 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Biology Department at Indiana University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position, beginning in fall 2022, in the broad area of plant growth and development. We seek candidates using molecular, cellular, biochemical and/or genetic approaches to understand developmental and/or physiological processes at a mechanistic level.

IU Bloomington provides state-of-the-art facilities for genomics and bioinformatics, light and electron microscopy, flow cytometry, structural biology, protein analysis, and molecular biology, in addition to generous greenhouse, field and growth chamber space. Our faculty are expected to establish and maintain well-funded research programs and participate in both undergraduate and graduate education. See https://biology.indiana.edu/graduate/genome-cell-development/index.html for more information about the GCDB program.

Bloomington is a culturally diverse, family-friendly city with a vibrant arts and entertainment scene, including theatre, art-house cinema, music, dance and comedy offerings as well as wide-ranging restaurant and food options, including multiple farmers’ markets. We are located among the hills, lakes, and forested landscape of south-central Indiana, providing extensive opportunities for outdoor activities including hiking, camping, water sports and cycling (http://www.visitbloomington.com/).

Applicants should hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have relevant postdoctoral experience with a strong record of research accomplishments. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, research statement, a 1-2 page statement on fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion in and out of the classroom, and a list of three references with contact information using the submission link at http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/11311. Please address inquires to Jennifer Tarter jenjones@indiana.edu; 812-856-3984. Applications received by November 1, 2021 will be assured of full consideration.

The College of Arts and Sciences is committed to building and supporting a diverse, inclusive, and equitable community of students and scholars.

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

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