The School of Biological Sciences at Illinois State University in Normal, IL invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-track position in PHYSIOLOGY at the level of Assistant Professor. Candidates will demonstrate the potential to develop an active research program that addresses cellular mechanisms related to normal physiological processes or disease states, including, but not limited to, signaling, metabolism, trafficking, or adaptation to stress and environmental conditions.
Successful candidates will be expected to establish a rigorous, nationally recognized, extramurally funded research program. The new faculty member will also contribute to teaching undergraduate courses in physiology or cell biology, and graduate courses in their area of expertise. A PhD in Physiology or related field and postdoctoral experience are required.
The School of Biological Sciences features state of the art microscopy, flow cytometry and other shared facilities. We provide a highly collaborative environment and envision that our new colleague will interface with our existing strengths in cellular and molecular biology, and systems physiology. The School is home to 26 faculty, approximately 70 graduate students (MS and PhD) and over 750 undergraduate majors. For more information on the School of Biological Sciences and ISU, please visit www.bio.illinoisstate.edu.
Please complete an online application for posting number 0711125 at www.jobs.ilstu.edu. Interested applicants should submit a single pdf (indicated as “other”) that includes cover letter, CV, two-page research statement, and names and e-mail addresses for three references. Review of applications will begin on October 19, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Intended start date is August 16, 2019. If you have questions about the position, please contact Dr. Wolfgang Stein (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Illinois State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer encouraging applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, females, and veterans.
Internal Number: 0711125
About Illinois State University
The School of Biological Sciences advances the growing body of biological knowledge through synergistic programs in research, teaching, and service. Our faculty conducts basic and applied research to educate, mentor, and train successive generations of scientists and to command national and international recognition. Our active instruction in classrooms, laboratories, and field sites promotes a sophisticated understanding of biological principles and methodologies. Our professional service and outreach advance the biological sciences, disseminating knowledge widely, and applying it to relevant societal issues.
Dr. Craig Gatto
Assistant Chair for Graduate Studies
Dr. Steven Juliano
School of Biological Sciences
Julian Hall 210
Campus Box 4120
Normal, IL 61790-4120