North Carolina State University: Assistant/Associate Professor in Forest Genetics

The Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources at North Carolina State University invites applications for a 9-month, tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor in Forest Genetics to lead the Christmas Tree Genetics Program. This program's mission is to advance North Carolina's Christmas tree industry through the application of genetic principles, and includes all species grown for Christmas trees in the mountains, piedmont, and coastal plain of North Carolina.

A Ph.D. degree is required, preferably in forestry, horticulture, crop science or a related discipline, and experience in genetics or breeding is desired. The position responsibilities will be 50% research, 35% extension, 10% teaching and 5% service. For more information or to apply for the position, visit; to create a new account on the website, visit

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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last updated 13-Mar-2019