University of Minnesota: TWO Faculty Positions in Plant and Microbial Biology

The College of Biological Sciences (CBS) at the University of Minnesota (UMN) is hiring two tenure-track assistant professor or associate professors in the Department of Plant and Microbial Biology. New technologies and approaches provide unprecedented opportunities to link fundamental properties of plants at the molecular, cellular, or tissue levels to phenotype. We seek creative and collaborative plant biologists who utilize approaches such as biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, physiology or systems biology to discover novel facets of fundamental processes in plants. Successful candidates require:

Positions are 9-month appointments starting the fall of 2018. Major responsibilities include varying levels of teaching, research, and service to the University, depending on the position.

Interested in joining the CBS faculty? Visit the college’s hiring website for detailed information ( Evaluation of applications will begin August 15, 2017.

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last updated 4-Jun-2017