The GCDB Program within the Biology Department at Indiana University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level with a research emphasis in the broad area of plant growth and development to start in fall 2022. We are interested in candidates who use molecular, cellular, biochemical and/or genetic approaches to understand important developmental and/or physiological processes in plants at a mechanistic level.
Bloomington is a culturally diverse, family-friendly city with a vibrant arts scene, including theatre productions, live music, art exhibits, street festivals, and a wide-range of food and restaurant options, including multiple farmers' markets. The city is located among the hills, lakes, and forested landscape of south-central Indiana, providing extensive opportunities for outdoor activities including hiking, camping, water sports and cycling (http://www.visitbloomington.com/).
Applicants should hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have relevant postdoctoral experience with a strong record of research accomplishments. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, research statement, a 1-2 page statement on fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion in and out of the classroom, and a list of three references with contact information.
Successful candidates will have full access to state-of-the-art facilities for genomics and bioinformatics, light and electron microscopy, flow cytometry, structural biology, protein analysis, and molecular biology, in addition to generous greenhouse, field and growth chamber space. Our faculty members are expected to establish and maintain vigorous well-funded research programs and to participate in both undergraduate and graduate education. More information on our program can be found at https://biology.indiana.edu/graduate/genome-cell-development/index.html
Department Contact for Questions:
Please address inquires to Jennifer Tarter firstname.lastname@example.org; 812-856-3984; 1001 E. Third Street, Bloomington, IN 47405-3700.
OAA #: 22108-15
Appointment Status: Tenure Track
Internal Number: 11311
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