Assistant Professor in Microbiology
The Department of Biology at San Francisco State University is excited to announce an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position in Microbiology, emphasis on Virology and/or Immunology, with an expected start date in August 2019. Please do share this announcement widely with your colleagues (in particular postdoctoral scholars). Screening of applications will begin on October 10, 2018. Please direct your questions to the chair of the Microbiology Search Committee, Dr. Lily Chen
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Microbiology
Department of Biology
San Francisco State University
Application evaluation begins: October 10, 2018
San Francisco State University, Department of Biology seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Microbiology, with an emphasis in Virology and/or Immunology, beginning August 2019. We are particularly interested in individuals who use contemporary molecular approaches to investigate topics such as pathogenesis, host-microbe interactions, virology, immunology, virome/microbiome or proteomics. Applicants must be committed to developing an externally funded research program and contributing to both undergraduate and M.S. graduate programs through teaching and mentorship of student research.
The mission of San Francisco State University is to create an environment for learning that promotes appreciation of scholarship, freedom, human diversity, and the cultural mosaic of the City of San Francisco and the Bay Area; to promote excellence in instruction and intellectual accomplishment; and to provide broadly accessible higher education for residents of the region, state, the nation, and the world.
Ph.D. and post-doctoral experience in a related field are required. Candidates must have an active record of research related to their specialty area as well as evidence of the potential for external funding of these activities. Salary commensurate with qualifications. Position description available at http://biology.sfsu.edu. Application review begins October 10, 2018, continues until filled. Send the following materials online to Academic Jobs Online : 1) letter of intent/interest; 2) current CV; 3) a statement on how your teaching and scholarship align with the commitment of the Biology Department to foster an inclusive and diverse academic community; 4) teaching statement; 5) research statement; 6) representative sample of published papers; 7) contact information for three references (letters of recommendation will be requested at a later date).