The Department of Microbiology & Immunology at Montana State University-Bozeman (http://www.montana.edu/mbi) invites candidates with a PhD in Microbiology or related area to apply for a full-time, nine-month tenure-track position in Environmental Microbiology (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) beginning January 2016. The successful candidate will have postdoctoral and/or Assistant Professor experience and will be responsible for developing/growing an extramurally funded, nationally recognized research program within the broad field of environmental microbiology. Scientists that use interdisciplinary approaches that include biochemical, cellular, physiological, ecological, genomic, and/or molecular tools to investigate areas including microbe-environment interactions, microbe biology/ecology, and/or microbial engineering are encouraged to apply. We are seeking an individual with a research program to complement and expand expertise in the Department.
The Department, which is nationally recognized for its strengths in both environmental and human-related microbiology, includes state-of-the-art core facilities both in the department and campus research centers. The Department strives to maintain a diverse faculty group, and women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply. The position includes a competitive institutional salary (9-months) and generous start-up package. While a funded research program is preferred, it is not required. Full details about the position and application procedure are available at https://jobs.montana.edu/postings/2601.
Potential candidates are encouraged to contact the Search Committee Chairperson, Dr. Matthew Fields, (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more details. Screening will begin September 9th, 2015 and will continue until a suitable applicant is hired. ADA/EO/AA/Veterans Preference.