Assistant Professor in Integrative Biology


POSITION #: 1432

DEPARTMENT: Biological Sciences


The Department of Biological Sciences, University of New Orleans invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of ASSISTANT PROFESSOR.

We seek an Integrative Biologist working in organismal, cell biology, organismal biology, or developmental biology.   We encourage applicants who use tools and approaches from diverse disciplines or multiple levels of biological organization, and whose research complements current interests in the department.

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RESPONSIBILITIES: Successful candidates will develop extramurally funded research, contribute to the Integrative Biology doctoral program, and teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must have a Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience.

SALARY: Commensurate with experience.


Applications should be sent electronically as a single PDF file that combines a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, statements of research interests and teaching philosophy, and names and contact information of three references. Send application materials electronically to Dr. Wendy Schluchter,, Integrative Biology Search Committee, Department of Biological Sciences, University of New Orleans, LA 70148. Review of applications will begin January 30, 2012.

DATE POSTED: December 12, 2012

CLOSING DATE: Position will remain open until filled. To assure full consideration, applications should be received by January 30, 2012.


The University of New Orleans is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women, ethnic minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.