Friday, September 23, 2011

Two TT jobs in Biological Sciences at University of Cincinnati

Two Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in the Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cincinnati (, at the Assistant level.  We seek individuals studying (1) SENSORY BIOLOGY, using cellular/molecular approaches to understand the function and/or evolution of sensory systems, which complement existing strengths in Sensory Biology, Behavior & Evolution; (2) PHYSIOLOGY, investigating responses of organisms to environmental stress at the molecular, cellular or ecosystem level.  This position will complement existing strengths in Environmental Change & Biological Resilience.  Applicants must hold a Ph.D. and have postdoctoral experience. Successful candidates will build an outstanding, externally-funded research program, contribute to undergraduate and graduate teaching, and fulfill service duties.  Apply online at (Positions 211UC1722, 211UC1719) by submitting cover letter, curriculum vita, and statements of research interests and teaching philosophy. Send three letters of recommendation and three representative reprints separately (PDF preferred) to:  Review of applications will begin November 15, 2011 until the position is filled.  The University of Cincinnati is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  Women, minorities, disabled persons, and Vietnam Era and disabled veterans are encouraged to apply.