Two Assistant Professor Positions at the University of Florida: Insect Vectors of Diseases of Public Health AND Quantitative Insect Ecology

The Entomology & Nematology Department at the University of Florida seeks candidates for two tenure-accruing positions:

 

  1. Invertebrate Vectors of Disease and Public Health at the Assistant Professor rank. This position will be 60% teaching and 40% research and is based on the main campus in Gainesville.  Individuals should apply online at http://apply.interfolio.com/57816

A doctorate (Ph.D. or foreign equivalent acceptable) in entomology, nematology, parasitology, ecology, or a closely related discipline with demonstrated training and expertise in public health and disease vectors is required.  Candidates must have evidence of collaborative research, a strong commitment to teaching, and promotion of a diverse educational and professional environment.  Candidates should have demonstrated skills in verbal and written communication, interpersonal relationships, and procurement of extramural funding.

Questions regarding the Invertebrate Vectors of Disease and Public Health can be directed to Dr. Phillip Kaufman, Search and Screen Committee Chair, Entomology & Nematology Department, University of Florida 32611 pkaufman@ufl.edu.

 

  1. Quantitative Insect Ecology at the Assistant Professor rank. This position will be 50% teaching and 50% research and is based on the main campus in Gainesville. Individuals should apply online at http://apply.interfolio.com/57414

We welcome applications from those specializing in any subfield within quantitative ecology. We seek applicant who can develop an internationally-recognized and extramurally-funded program on the quantitative ecology of insects. The appointee will also contribute to a growing reputation in the Department for excellence in teaching undergraduate and graduate students. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in entomology, ecology, or a related discipline; evidence of collaborative research; a strong commitment to teaching; and promotion of a diverse educational and professional environment.

Questions regarding the Quantitative Insect Ecology position can be directed to Dr. Christine W. Miller, Search Committee Chair, Entomology & Nematology Department, University of Florida 32611, cwmiller@ufl.edu.

 

Screening of applicants for both positions will begin 15 Jan. 2019

 

Full position descriptions are available at: https://entnemdept.ifas.ufl.edu/jobs/

 

Information on the Entomology and Nematology Department can be found at https://entnemdept.ifas.ufl.edu/

 

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

Job Type: 
Regular
Job Listing Expiration: 
60 Days
Company Name: 
University of Florida
Name of Contact Person: 
Phillip E. Kaufman
Contact Person's Phone: 
352-273-3975
City: 
Gainesville
State/Province: 
FL
Country: 
United States
Contact Person's Email: 
pkaufman@ufl.edu