Assistant Professor, Evolutionary Ecology
Department of Biology
University of Virginia

The Department of Biology at the University of Virginia invites applications 
for a tenure-track Assistant Professor appointment in Evolutionary Ecology. We 
are seeking a colleague whose research complements and expands existing 
strengths within the department and integrates ecology and evolution in natural 
populations. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a vigorous, 
independent, and externally funded research program, and to contribute 
excellence in undergraduate and graduate instruction and training. We are 
particularly enthusiastic about candidates whose research would use the 
Department's Mountain Lake Biological Station, one of the premier North 
American field stations for evolutionary and ecological research.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and relevant post-doctoral 
experience. A competitive start-up package and excellent research facilities 
are available. The anticipated start date for the position is July 25, 2017.

To apply, submit a candidate profile online through Jobs@UVA and search for 
posting number 0619498. Electronically attach the following: cover letter, 
curriculum vitae, statements of research interests and teaching philosophy, and 
contact information for three references. The deadline for receipt of 
applications is October 14, 2016.

Further information about the Department of Biology and Mountain Lake 
Biological Station can be found at and

Inquiries about the position should be directed to the Chair of the search 
committee, Robert Cox,

Questions regarding the application process and Jobs@UVA should be directed to 
Richard Haverstrom,

The University performs background checks on all new faculty hires prior to 
making a final offer of employment.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. 
Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to 

Robert M. Cox
Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
University of Virginia
PO Box 400328
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4328

Office: (434) 982-1987
Lab: (434) 243-3399
075 Gilmer Hall


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