Area of Specialization:
Anticipated Appointment Date:
August 16, 2019
Tenure Track Status:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be expected to establish an externally funded research program, teach courses for the undergraduate and graduate programs (M.S. and Ph.D.), and contribute to the service mission of the department.
Minimum requirements include a Ph.D. in a relevant area of Biology, post-doctoral experience, evidence of sustained scholarly productivity, and evidence of teaching competence.
ABDs or degree pending considered (all but DISS):
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
We are seeking candidates that study growth, differentiation, and/or morphogenesis, at the molecular, cellular, genetic or evolutionary levels in any taxonomic group (animals, plants, fungi, protists, etc.).
Instructions for Applying:
Applicants must apply online at http://explore.msujobs.msstate.edu (search job 497775 under Careers tab). Attach (in a single pdf file) a cover letter, a CV, a statement of research expertise and goals (2-page maximum), a statement of teaching interests and competency (2-page maximum), a statement of your contributions and commitment to inclusivity (2-page maximum), contact information for three references, and reprints of up to three publications. Screening of applications will begin November 15, 2018.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, disability status, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.