Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Developmental Biology

McMaster University

Hamilton Ontario, Canada

Posted 9/20/2022

The Department of Biology at McMaster is seeking candidates to fill a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Developmental Biology.  The preferred start date for the appointment is July 1, 2023.  
The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. degree in Biology, Life Sciences or a related discipline, a record of research excellence in the area of developmental biology, strong communication skills, and a commitment to working effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures.  
All potential candidates whose research focuses on any aspect of animal developmental biology are encouraged to apply; however, we are particularly interested in those who employ advanced microscopy/image analysis technology, cellular approaches, genetic engineering techniques, genomics and/or computationally-oriented bioinformatics/mathematical modelling approaches to address fundamental questions regarding the mechanisms of development. The successful candidate is expected to develop an externally funded research program, and be strongly committed to excellence in teaching and mentorship at the undergraduate and graduate levels.   
The Department of Biology is a thriving community of scientists working in diverse areas, who are committed to excellence and innovation in research, training, teaching, and outreach.  The Department has 30+ full time research-active faculty members, 2 teaching-track faculty members, ~80 graduate students, and ~900 undergraduate students. For more information on the Department, please visit https://biology.mcmaster.ca/.  

For more information and to apply, please see the link below. Complete applications must be made online at https://hr.mcmaster.ca/careers/current-opportunities/ (Faculty Positions, Job 48631) by the deadline to the attention of Dr. Marie Elliot, Professor & Chair, Department of Biology, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4K1. Review of complete applications will begin November 1, 2022


Last Updated 09/20/2022