The Department of Biology (http://www.uvm.edu/~biology/) at the University of Vermont (UVM) is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Cell Biology, to begin in the fall of 2018. The most successful candidates will have multidisciplinary expertise using imaging, genetic and biochemical approaches to study fundamental processes of cell biology. Biologists specializing on cellular processes of the nervous system are particularly encouraged to apply. All applicants are expected to: 1) hold a Ph.D. degree in cell biology, neuroscience, biochemistry, or a related discipline; 2) have two or more years of postdoctoral experience; 3) develop a competitively funded research program; 4) teach undergraduate and graduate courses ranging from general biology to an area of the candidate’s expertise; and 5) mentor and advise undergraduate and graduate master's and doctoral students, in addition to professional contributions and service. The UVM Biology Department is a broad, basic science department whose faculty members’ research spans a range of core disciplines including biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, neuroscience, ecology and evolution.
Candidates must apply online at www.uvmjobs.com. Search for the position using department name (Biology) only. Include a curriculum vitae, two representative publications, a statement of research focus, a teaching statement describing approach, philosophy and interests, and the contact information of three references. The reference providers will be emailed information to upload their letters. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions may be directed to: Bryan.Ballif@uvm.edu.