[ECOLOG-L] Assistant Professor in Global Change Biology, Miami University

Assistant Professor of Biology, Miami University (new deadline)

Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Global Change Biology to start
August 2017. We seek candidates who examine consequences of global
environmental change at molecular, physiological, community, or
ecosystem levels. We are especially interested in candidates who will
complement our departmental strengths in physiology, ecology, evolution,
and conservation biology, as well as interdepartmental strengths in
environmental science.

The successful candidate will teach at the graduate and undergraduate
levels, maintain an active research program, and provide service to the
institution. Teaching may include introductory biology for majors,
environmental biology for non-majors, global change biology, ecology,
and advanced courses in the individual’s area of specialty. Required:
Ph.D. in biology, ecology, or a related field.

Consideration will be given to candidates with postdoctoral experience,
and demonstrated commitment to developing an externally funded research
program and teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The Department of Biology (http://ift.tt/2eVI09M) has over 40
faculty with excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching and
research. The department offers bachelors, masters, and PhD degrees in
the biological sciences, as well as multidisciplinary, interdepartmental
graduate degree programs in cell, molecular, and structural biology
(http://miamioh.edu/cmsb) and ecology, evolution and environmental
biology (http://miamioh.edu/eeeb). Research and teaching are supported
by outstanding core facilities, including the Willard Sherman Turrell
Herbarium, the Center for Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics, the
Center for Advanced Microscopy and Imaging, the Ecology Research Center,
and a Laboratory Animal Resources Center. Miami is a top-ranked public
university for its commitment to excellence in both undergraduate and
graduate education.

Submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of research
plans, and teaching philosophy to http://ift.tt/2dV3DHk
details?jobID=3465. Department will request letters of references from
references listed in application. For inquiries about posting, contact
Thomas Crist at biology@miamioh.edu. Screening of applications will
begin November 11, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University is committed to equal opportunity, affirmative action,
and eliminating discrimination and harassment. Miami University does not
discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or
expression, genetic information, military status, national origin,
pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or protected veteran
status in its application and admission processes, educational programs
and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. Requests
for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment
should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@miamioh.edu or 513-529-3560.
Miami University’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with
information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at:
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available upon request. A criminal background check is required. All
campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.

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