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Assistant Professor in Ecology

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number F00043P
Position Title Assistant Professor in Ecology
Department Biology
Location Arlington
Job Family Faculty
Position Status Full-time
Rank Tenure-track
Work Hours Standard
Open to External and Internal
FLSA Exempt
Duration Funding expected to continue
Pay Basis
Benefits Eligible Yes
Job Summary

The Department of Biology at the University of Texas at Arlington ( invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Ecology (broadly defined) at the level of Assistant Professor. Research areas of interest include fundamental questions related to global change biology and/or ecological genomics. Start-up funds, salaries, and teaching loads are highly competitive. . We are deeply committed to increasing diversity and especially encourage applications from women and minority scholars.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Will be expected to develop a nationally recognized, extramurally funded research program, as well as teach at the undergraduate and graduate (Master’s and Ph.D.) levels.

Required Qualifications

Successful candidates will have a doctoral degree in a relevant field.

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates who use computational and/or genomic approaches to understand the ecological, developmental, physiological, genetic, and/or epigenetic mechanisms underlying responses to environmental changes are particularly attractive.

Special Conditions for Eligibility
EEO Statement

UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1
Desired Start Date
Open Date
Review Start Date 10/01/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume or CV
  2. Cover/Interest Letter
  3. Statement of Research
Optional Documents