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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Genetics
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

  • Nov. 11, 2017
  • Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Genetics
  • Biological Sciences
  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
    Milwaukee, WI
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Fall 2018
  • Assistant Professor
  • Biology - Genetics
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The Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track ASSISTANT PROFESSOR position in genetics beginning in Fall 2018. We seek an outstanding candidate with a strong record of research in any area of eukaryotic genetics using a plant or animal model organism or other species to address fundamental biological questions. This position requires a Ph.D. degree and postdoctoral experience in genetics or in a related area with expertise in genetics. The successful candidate is expected to establish a vigorous, extramurally funded research program involving students (undergraduate, M.S., and Ph.D.) and postdoctoral associates. Responsibilities also include teaching a general genetics course and an advanced course in his or her area of expertise.

To apply, please go to A completed application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests (4 page maximum), teaching philosophy (1 page maximum). Additionally, as part of our application process, we are requesting a minimum of 3 letters of reference. Please provide the names and email addresses for your references in the Reference Letter section of the employment application. Upon submission of your application, an automated email will be generated and sent to your references with instructions on how to attach the reference letter to your application through a confidential on-line portal. Review of applications will start on January 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

UWM is a public urban R1 research university with a commitment to academic excellence. UWM is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. More detailed information about UWM and the department may be found at:

  • UWM is an AA/EO employer: All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or protected veteran status.

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  • Dave Zhao
    Biological Sciences
    University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
    3209 N Maryland Ave
    Lapham Hall S181
    Milwaukee, WI 53211
  • 414-229-4316
  • 414-229-3926


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