Duties will include :
The departmental home for this position is the Department of Microbiology & Cell Science. The faculty member will participate actively in undergraduate education and will seek contract and grant funding actively to support his/her research program. The faculty member will lead the department’s extension efforts as the department’s Extension Coordinator.
The successful candidate will engage in scholarly activities related to instruction, including teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses, participating in curriculum revision and enhancement, seeking funding for the teaching program, publishing teaching-related scholarship, producing learning tools, and engaging in professional development activities related to teaching. Faculty are encouraged to support and participate in the CALS Honors Program, distance education, and international education.
Commensurate with Education and Experience
A doctorate (foreign equivalent acceptable) in Genetics, Genomics, Microbiology or a closely related discipline is required. Candidates should have demonstrated experience in teaching with distance technology, verbal and written communication, interpersonal relationships, publishing in peer-reviewed journals, and procurement of extramural funding. Candidates must be supportive of the mission of the Land-Grant system. Candidates must also have a commitment to IFAS core values of excellence, diversity, global involvement, and accountability.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Nominations are welcome. Nominations need to include the complete name and address of the nominee. This information should be sent to:
Please refer to Requisition # 500651
Dr. Wayne Nicholson
Chair, Search and Screen Committee
University of Florida
IFAS/Microbiology & Cell Science
505 Odyssey Way
Exploration Park, FL 32953
Electronic Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Individuals wishing to apply should go online to https://jobs.ufl.edu (search for requisition # 500651) and submit:
- Cover letter that states applicant’s interest in the position and qualifications relative to the credentials listed above
- Curriculum vitae
- Contact information (including email addresses) for three individuals willing to write letters of recommendation
- Unofficial transcripts
Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/ .
The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The selection process will be conducted in accord with the provisions of Florida’s ‘Government in the Sunshine’ and Public Records Laws. Persons with disabilities have the right to request and receive reasonable accommodation.
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