Assistant or Associate Professor Position in Quantitative Biology
The Department of Integrative Biology at the University of South Florida 
(USF) is seeking applicants for a 9 month, full-time, tenure­ earning 
Assistant or Associate Professor position in Quantitative Biology.  The 
research and graduate teaching foci of the successful applicant should 
include innovative applications of mathematical or statistical models to 
biological problems at any level of organization from ecosystems to 
genes.  Applicants who develop quantitative approaches to important 
challenges in areas such as ecological or evolutionary biology, 
integration of empiricism and theory, systems biology, biological 
statistics, or other biological subdisciplines are particularly 
encouraged to apply.   Applicants must have a PhD or equivalent degree 
and an appropriate track record in research that includes a demonstrated 
record of publications and other accomplishments consistent with an 
appointment as an Assistant or Associate Professor.  Preference will be 
given to candidates with postdoctoral experience, who can teach 
graduate-level mathematical or statistical modeling and are 
collaborative. Salary is competitive and negotiable.  Responsibilities 
of the successful applicant will include developing a productive, 
extramurally funded research program, teaching, and service to support 
the Department of Integrative Biology, which offers both MS and PhD 
degree programs.  USF is classified as "R1: Research Universities 
(Highest research activity)" in the Carnegie Classification of 
Institutions of Higher Education.

USF is a high-impact, global research university dedicated to student 
success. USF is a Top 25 research university among public institutions 
nationwide in total research expenditures, according to the National 
Science Foundation. Serving over 48,000 students, the USF System has an 
annual budget of $1.6 billion and an annual economic impact of $4.4 
billion. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.  The 
University of South Florida is located in Tampa, Florida, which is a 
dynamic and growing metropolitan area of almost three million residents 
that offers a wide range of cultural, artistic, athletic, and 
recreational activities, excellent public schools, close proximity to 
the Gulf of Mexico beaches and an affordable cost of living.

Applicants should use the Online Application Link given below to submit 
an application as a single pdf file, which must include 1) a cover 
letter, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) a research statement, 4) a teaching 
statement, and 5) contact information, including email, for three 
references.  For additional questions about this position contact Mary 
Parrish (  The committee will begin reviewing 
applications on November 11, 2016, but the position will remain open 
until filled. 

Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval.  
According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are 
open to the public.  USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access 
Institution. For disability accommodations, contact Mary Parrish at 
813/974-6210 or, a minimum of five working days in 

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