Faculty Positions in Genetics and Systems Biology - San Francisco State Univ

Assistant Professor – Genetics
We seek candidates studying the genetics of any organism, especially individuals whose interests complement existing departmental strengths in developmental biology, cell biology, and evolutionary biology. Responsibilities include teaching upper-division courses in genetics and molecular genetics. Qualifications are a Ph.D. degree and postdoctoral training. Teaching experience desirable. Candidates must be committed to teaching, mentoring undergraduate and graduate (MS) students, and developing a competitive, externally funded research program. Send cover letter, curriculum vitae, separate statements of research and teaching interests, copies of significant publications, and arrange to have three reference letters sent to: Chair, Genetics Search Committee, Dept. of Biology, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Ave., San Francisco, CA 94132-1722. We encourage electronic submission of applications as a single PDF (excluding reference letters; publications may be sent as separate PDF files) with “Genetics Search Committee” in the subject line to genetics@sfsu.edu.

Assistant Professor – Bioinformatics or Systems Biology
We seek candidates using computational or mathematical approaches to the study of biological problems, especially individuals whose interests complement existing departmental strengths in molecular biology, genetics, physiology, systematic and evolutionary biology. Candidates are expected to establish collaborative work with individuals in computer science or mathematics as well as colleagues in biology. Responsibilities include teaching an upper division course in bioinformatics or systems biology. Qualifications are a Ph.D. degree and postdoctoral training. Teaching experience desirable. Candidates must be committed to teaching, mentoring undergraduate and graduate (MS) students, and developing a competitive, externally funded research program. Send cover letter, curriculum vitae,separate statements of research and teaching interests, copies of significant publications, and arrange to have three reference letters sent to: Chair, Bioinformatics Search Committee, Dept. of Biology, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Ave., San Francisco, CA94132-1722. We encourage electronic submission of applications as a single PDF (excludingreference letters; publications may be sent as separate PDF files) with “Bioinformatics Search Committee” in the subject line to bioinfo@sfsu.edu.