Two Faculty Positions in Quantitative Systems Biology, UC Santa Barbara, Division of Mathematical, Life and Physical 9/1/2016
University of California - Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY TWO FACULTY POSITIONS IN QUANTITATIVE SYSTEMS BIOLOGY, UC SANTA BARBARA, DIVISION OF MATHEMATICAL, LIFE AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES
* College of Letters & Science - Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences - Physics
Open date: August 31st, 2016
Last review date: November 15th, 2016
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: April 30th, 2017
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The University of California Santa Barbara invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level. These positions are part of a multi-year, multi-departmental initiative to establish an interdisciplinary program in the area of Quantitative Systems Biology, emphasizing quantitative experimentation and theoretical analysis in the study of living systems. Subjects of interest include, but are not limited to: quantitative studies of development, microbial biology and ecological and evolutionary dynamics, genomics and population genetics. While faculty may be associated with more than one department, the primary appointment would be in the academic unit most closely corresponding to the candidate s research focus and teaching qualifications. Preference will be given to candidates with broad scientific interests, a record of research excellence and creativity, and a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. Interdisciplinary educational background combining biology with physical and mathematical sciences and/or a strong record of active interdisciplinary collaboration will also be valued. UCSB is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service. Candidates must possess a Ph.D. by September 2016. Appointment may begin as early as July 1, 2017.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and arrange for three letters of recommendation. Materials should be submitted electronically via https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF00819. Applications received on or before November 15, 2016 will be given full consideration. Applications will be accepted until the two available positions are filled.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Santa Barbara, CA
More information about this recruitment: http://www.ucsb.edu
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research
Statement of Teaching
Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service. (Optional)
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3 letters of reference required