[Coral-List] Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Microbiology Position at the U. of Houston-Clear Lake

Santiago-Vazquez, Lory Santiago at UHCL.edu
Thu Jan 10 17:55:56 EST 2013

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Microbiology. The Biology Program in the School of Science and Computer Engineering at the University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position, to begin in August 2013.  A Ph.D. in microbiology or a closely related area is required, with research emphasis in one or more of the following: environmental microbiology, microbial ecology and/or microbial genetics and/or medical microbiology.  Preference will be given to individuals with post-doctoral and classroom teaching experience.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will teach courses in general microbiology, environmental and public health microbiology, and associated laboratories, as well as develop courses within his/her specialization area or to meet the needs of the program.  This position has a teaching load of nine credit hours per semester, comprised of undergraduate and graduate (M.S..) courses.

The selected candidate will also be expected to develop and maintain an independent and active research program, advise undergraduate and master's level graduate students, supervise master's theses and undergraduate research, and provide service to the profession, university and program.

Applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.uhcl.edu. To apply, complete the application and attach a letter of interest, a statement of research interests and teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three references. Candidates will be evaluated on his/her potential to develop into an excellent teacher and a productive, externally funded researcher. To complete your application, have three letters of recommendation and academic transcripts mailed to: Chair, Search Committee for Assistant Professor of Biology, University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., MC 39, Houston, Texas, 77058. Review of applications will begin on February 1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. The University of Houston-Clear Lake is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer supporting workplace diversity.  The university hires only individuals authorized to work in the United States. For more information about our program, see http://sce.uhcl.edu/biology.

Lory Z. Santiago-Vázquez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
University of Houston, Clear Lake
2700 Bay Area Blvd.
SCE/NAS Box 389
Houston, TX 77058
office phone: 281-283-3776
fax: 281-283-3709
e-mail: santiago at uhcl.edu
office: Bayou Bldg. suite 3525-7

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