The Microbial Sciences Institute at Yale University (http://microbialsciences.yale.edu), in partnership with the departments of Microbial Pathogenesis, Immunobiology, Cellular and Molecular Physiology, and Genetics at Yale School of Medicine, seeks applicants for an assistant professor tenure track faculty position at the intersection of microbiology, health, and disease.
The Microbial Sciences Institute (MSI) is a central hub where research teams from multiple departments contribute broad perspectives, approaches, and expertise. Current research areas include chemistry and genetics of host-microbe interaction, microbial community assembly and evolution, and structural biology of microbes. The MSI values deep exploration of the microbial world, prizes mentorship and interaction, and aims to push the boundaries of microbiology.
The MSI strives to foster a diverse, inclusive, and supportive community. Women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and members of underrepresented minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply to this faculty position. Please check the MSI website (microbialsciences.yale.edu) for information about an informal webinar / Q&A about our commitment to providing a supportive environment, background about the Microbial Sciences Institute and partnering departments, and resources and support for faculty with children.
Applications should contain:
description of previous research (1 page)
statement of research plans (up to 3 pages)
reprints of up to 4 publications
3 confidential letters of recommendation.
Review of applications will begin November 1, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries about the position may be sent to the attention of Dr. Andrew Goodman, Director of the Microbial Sciences Institute, c/o Bianca Abreu (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Internal Number: 78730
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.