University at Buffalo (SUNY) tenure-track Assistant Professor in Metagenomics

The Department of Biological Sciences at the University at Buffalo (SUNY) is seeking outstanding applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the broad field of Metagenomics. We seek individuals using cutting-edge technologies to address fundamental biological questions in functional, computational or evolutionary metagenomic research.

The Department of Biological Sciences is the major focal point for interdisciplinary research and education in life sciences at the University at Buffalo (UB). The University at Buffalo (UB) is the largest and most comprehensive campus in the State University of New York system. Opportunities for interdisciplinary interactions within UB, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, and the NYS Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences are available. A competitive startup package will be provided. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain an externally funded research program and to participate in graduate and undergraduate teaching. Applicants should have a Ph.D. (or other doctorate degree), at least three years of relevant postdoctoral experience, a scholarly publication record and fluency in both spoken and written English.

To apply, electronically submit a curriculum vitae, description of current and future research interests (3 pages maximum), and copies of published or in press publications (no more than five) from recent post-doctoral work to:

Paper copies of application materials will not be accepted/reviewed. Applications will be reviewed upon completion and must be received by November 1, 2014. Please consult our website for information about UB, our department and our community.

The University at Buffalo is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Recruiter.