Duke University, Biology

3 22805
Position ID:Duke-Biology-APBIO [#22805, 1547]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Biology
Appl Deadline:2022/10/21 11:59PMhelp popup** finished (2022/09/16, finished 2023/04/22, listed until 2022/10/23)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Duke University’s Department of Biology is planning to hire two Assistant Professors. We are looking for individuals who will develop a world-class research program in any area of Biology, using any mode of inquiry (experimental, field, or theoretical work), and enhance and promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in the biological sciences. We are broadly interested in individuals whose research integrates across biological scales such as the organization of and interactions among molecules, cells, organisms, species, and their environment. Strong candidates must also share our passion for teaching and mentoring our undergraduate and graduate students, and support our departmental mission, which prioritizes inclusive scientific and educational excellence. For more information about the goals of this search, the department of Biology and ongoing synergistic research initiatives at Duke please visit the following website: https://biology.duke.edu/assistant-prof-positions

Interested candidates should submit the following by October 21, 2022: a cover letter (with contact information); a curriculum vitae; a three-page research statement that includes a description of research accomplishments and plans for future research; a one-page statement describing their awareness of, experience promoting, and plans to advance diversity, equity, and inclusion; a one-page statement describing their teaching philosophy, previous experiences and future plans for teaching; and 3 reference letters. Applications must be submitted electronically through AcademicJobsOnline.org (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/22805). The start date for this position is August 1, 2023.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

We are committed to creating an outstanding and inclusive training environment and we strongly encourage members from historically marginalized groups to apply.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
email address
137 Biological Sciences Bldg.
Box 90338
Durham NC 27708