[Coral-List] Faculty Position - Universidad de los Andes

Juan Armando Sánchez Muñoz juansanc at uniandes.edu.co
Fri Apr 30 15:47:08 EDT 2010

[Applications from coral reef population geneticists are welcome!]


Population Geneticist

The Department of Biological Sciences at the Universidad de los Andes  
in Bogotá, Colombia, seeks to fill a full time position in Population  
Genetics at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. The successful  
applicant will be based in the Institute of Population Genetics and  
Phylogeography. The applicant must possess a Ph.D., preferably with  
postdoctoral experience and a successful track record of scientific  
productivity. Applicants with additional expertise in molecular  
population genetics, coalescent theory, genomics or computational  
biology are especially encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach an undergraduate  
course in genetics, along with graduate courses in his or her area of  
expertise, advise undergraduate, masters and doctoral students in the  
Department of Biological Sciences.

The Biological Sciences Department at the Universidad de los Andes is  
among the top biology programs in Latin America, and hosts 26 full- 
time professors. Internationally recognized research programs include  
speciation genetics, microbial genomics, phylogeography,  
bioinformatics, evolutionary ecology, human genetics, and molecular  
systematics. The Institute houses a molecular genetics laboratory and  
the Department offers a centralized DNA sequencing facility. The  
Biology faculty is young and growing rapidly, with five new hires in  
the last year.   For more information visit:    http://cienciasbiologicas.uniandes.edu.co/

Interested candidates should send a curriculum vitae, a description of  
her or his research program, and a teaching statement (preferably as a  
single PDF) to the following email address:  ccontbio at uniandes.edu.co

Deadline for receipt of material is July 31, 2010.  Preferred  
candidates will then be asked to submit letters of recommendation and  
copies of recent publications.

For additional information, please contact:

Andrew J. Crawford

Instituto de Genética de Poblaciones y Filogeografía

Departamento de Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad de los Andes

Tel. +57 1 339-4949 x2751

Email:  aj.crawford244 at uniandes.edu.co

Web: http://dna.ac

Comité de Contrataciones Profesorales

Departamento de Ciencias Biológicas

Universidad de Los Andes

Carrera 1 No. 18A-10

Apartado Aéreo 4976

Bogotá, Colombia

ccontbio at uniandes.edu.co

Juan Armando Sanchez, Ph.D.
Profesor Asociado
Director de Investigaciones y Posgrados
Facultad de Ciencias

Director - Laboratorio de Biologia Molecular Marina (BIOMMAR)
Departamento Ciencias Biologicas-Facultad de Ciencias,
Universidad de los Andes
Carrera 1E No 18A - 10 (J 212/ J 309 lab)
P.O.Box 4976

tels: +57-1-339-4949*3756 (*3194 lab)
fax: +57-1-339-4949*2817
Email: juansanc at uniandes.edu.co

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