The BioDiscovery Institute (BDI) seeks a visionary Director to lead the institute as part of an overall strategy to expand the research mission of the University of North Texas. The institute is comprised of faculty and researchers across UNT to support interdisciplinary research in the fields of plant biochemistry, synthetic biology, microbiology, chemistry, computational sciences, materials science, and biomedical engineering.
The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree in a fundamental area within the natural sciences or engineering, reached full Professor status, evidence of outstanding academic credentials that can articulate a clear vision for leading and developing the institute, promote a broadly shared sense of collegiality, mutual respect and support among the university departments and colleges and support excellence in scientific training and mentorship of diverse student and postdoctoral researchers. Refer to the job posting on the UNT website https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/76744 .
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