Assistant Professor in Plant Physiology, The Department of Biology at the University of Florida

Posted 10/11/2018

The Department of Biology at the University of Florida invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of whole plant physiology to begin August 16, 2019. We seek a broadly trained plant physiologist with knowledge across biological scales, ranging from biochemistry to ecosystem ecology. Areas of research may include, but are not limited to abiotic and biotic interactions, climate change, tropical biology, reproduction and development, carbon or nitrogen assimilation and cycling, water relations, energy budgets and resource partitioning, and photosynthesis.

The University of Florida is ranked among the top 10 public universities in the United States. The University has a strong culture of collaboration across disciplines, fostered by interdisciplinary groups that include centers for Tropical Conservation and Development, UF Genetics Institute, Florida Climate Institute, Biodiversity Institute, and the School of Natural Resources and the Environment. The University values broad diversity in its faculty, students and staff and creates a robust, inclusive and welcoming climate for learning, research and other work. Applications must be submitted online at, where additional details about the position can be found. All application materials should be received by November 3, 2018. Send email inquiries or nominations to Dr. Francis E. Putz (

Last Updated 10/11/2018