University of Wisconsin - Madison

Position Vacancy Listing

PVL # 96005

 

 

Working Title:
Assistant Professor
Official Title:
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(C40NN)
Degree and area of specialization:
Ph.D. in microbiology, biochemistry, genetics, cell and molecular biology, or related field.
 
  
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
At least 2 years of postdoctoral experience.
Principal duties:
Summary:

Tenure Track Position in Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin-Madison. This is an academic (9-month) faculty position.

The UW-Madison College of Agricultural & Life Sciences is committed to maintaining and growing a culture that embraces diversity, inclusion and equity, believing that these values are foundational elements of our excellence and fundamental components of a positive and enriching learning and working environment for all students, faculty and staff. UW-Madison is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.

Duties:

The Department of Bacteriology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (http://www.bact.wisc.edu/) invites applications for a faculty position in bacteriology/microbiology at the Assistant Professor level. The Department is seeking candidates whose research is at the forefront of any area of microbiology with an emphasis broadly on molecular mechanism in any domain of life. The University and Department provide an excellent environment for the development of an outstanding research program. The position carries a commitment to the three functions of resident instruction, research, and outreach/service, as appropriate to the position and rank. Thus, the successful candidate will be expected to develop a vigorous, extramurally funded, independent research program, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and participate in university service.

  Additional Information
 The Department of Bacteriology is seeking candidates whose research is at the forefront of any area of microbiology with an emphasis broadly on molecular mechanism. We provide an excellent environment for the development of an outstanding research program and a vibrant place to learn and teach. The Department promotes diversity by engaging people with widely differing backgrounds, talents, perspectives, and styles.

UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.
Requirements:
A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.

  Employee Class:
 Faculty
Department(s):CALS/BACTERIOLOGY
Full Time Salary Rate:Negotiable
ACADEMIC (9 months)
Term:N/A
Appointment percent:100%
Anticipated begin date:AUGUST 19, 2019
Number of Positions:1

TO ENSURE CONSIDERATION
Application must be received by: NOVEMBER 15, 2018
HOW TO APPLY:
Apply online at "Jobs at UW" (http://jobs.wisc.edu/), under job number 96005.

To begin the application process, please click on "Apply Now."

Applicants should upload a single pdf that includes five items: a cover letter, curriculum vitae (CV), a statement of current and planned research, a statement of teaching interests, and names and contact information for three individuals who will serve as references. Please also arrange to have your three referees submit their letters directly to facultysearch@bact.wisc.edu by 11/15/2018.

To ensure full consideration, please apply by 11/15/2018. The position will remain open and applicants may be considered until the position is filled.

Applications must be submitted through our online UW Job Application system. Applications submitted outside of this system will not be considered.
Questions about the position can be directed to:
Charles Kaspar
Phone: 608-263-6936
1550 Linden Dr   
Fax: N/A
3554 Microbial Sciences Building   
Madison, WI 53706-1521   
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. )

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:  http://www.oed.wisc.edu/478.htm

NOTE: Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, the names of applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. In the case where there are fewer than five finalists, the names of the five most qualified candidates must be released upon request.  

UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.