Assistant Professor – Insect Vector Biologist / Insect Physiologist

Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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Job description

Job no: 91479-FA
Work type: Faculty-Full Time
Department: CALS/ENTOMOLOGY
Location: Madison
FTE: 100%
Advertised Salary: Negotiable ACADEMIC (9 months)

Employment Class
Faculty

Hiring Department
A073600-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/ENTOMOLOGY

Anticipated Begin Date
MARCH 01, 2018

Term
N/A

Degree and area of specialization
PhD in Entomology or a related field of the Biological Sciences is required.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience
Evidence of established scholarship including a strong record of publishing in peer-reviewed journals together with the potential for contributions of national and international significance at the Assistant Professor level; Evidence of success in securing extramural funding; Evidence of excellent teaching skills.

Position Summary
The Department of Entomology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is a national and international leader in basic and applied aspects of insect biology, and has expertise ranging from molecular and sub-organismal biology to applied ecology. We seek to complement these strengths by establishing a new position in Vector Biology and Insect Interactions with Microbial Associates.

Additional Information
Applicants can find relevant information at http://www.entomology.wisc.edu, and interested individuals are welcome to contact Professor Russell L. Groves at groves@entomology.wisc.edu, to discuss this opportunity.

Contact
Russell Groves
groves@entomology.wisc.edu
608-262-3229
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

How to apply

Applications must be received through UW-Madison’s online application system (via jobs.wisc.edu) by the deadline date to ensure consideration.

Please upload the following 3 items: 1) Curriculum Vitae, 2) a single, two-page statement of research interests and plans, and 3) a similar statement of teaching philosophy. In addition, you will be asked to include contact information for three letter-writers.

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