Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, Ohio State University

Position ID:OSU-Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology-IVB [#7955]
Position Title: Integrative Vertebrate Biologist
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Columbus, Ohio 43202, United States [map]
Subject Area: Biological/Organic
Appl Deadline:2016/10/31 finished (posted 2016/09/14, listed until 2016/10/31)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology (EEOB, eeob.osu.edu) at The Ohio State University (www.osu.edu) seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor with a research focus in integrative vertebrate biology. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the potential to develop a leading research program in vertebrate organismal biology, with a possible focal area in, but not limited to, behavioral ecology (investigating the evolution and ecology of organismal behavior), organismal adaptation (investigating adaptation to changing environments using genomic or other techniques), or ecophysiology (investigating interactions between the physiological function of an organism and its environment in an evolutionary context).

The successful applicant will be expected to develop a strong externally funded research program, train graduate students, and be committed to developing into an excellent teacher at the undergraduate and graduate level. In addition, the successful applicant will be committed to the potential broader impacts of an academic position, e.g., broadening participation from underrepresented groups or increasing societal awareness about challenges and potential solutions to local and global problems.

Qualifications: Applicants should have a Ph. D. or equivalent, preferably with postdoctoral research experience, and a strong record of research funding and publication. Appointment is contingent on the university’s verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or university policies, including but not limited to a criminal background check.

About Columbus: The Ohio State University campus is located in Columbus, the capital city of Ohio. Columbus is the center of a rapidly growing and diverse metropolitan area with a population of over 1.5 million. The area offers a wide range of affordable housing, many cultural and recreational opportunities, excellent schools, and a strong economy based on government as well as service, transportation and technology industries. Columbus has consistently been rated as one of the Top U.S. cities for quality of life, and was selected as one of the Top 10 cities for African Americans to live, work, and play by Black Enterprise magazine. Additional information about the Columbus area is available at http://www.columbus.org.

The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or Consortium (HERC).

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. Ohio State is an NSF Advance Institution


Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
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The Ohio State Unversity
Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology
300 Aronoff Lab
318 W. 12th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210

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