Tel Aviv University, Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Plant Sciences and Food Security
The School of Plant Sciences and Food Security at Tel Aviv University is seeking excellent applicants to fill a tenure track position at the levels of Assistant or Associate Professor. Areas of interest include all aspects of plant biology including Plant physiology, Plant ecophysiology, Plant ecology, Plant development, Crop Sciences, Plant biotechnology, Plant systems biology and other photosynthetic organisms.
Qualifications for the position include PhD in biology or related fields, postdoctoral research experience and publications describing original and outstanding research achievements. The successful appointee is expected to establish an internationally-recognized competitively-funded research program to address contemporary and emerging issues in plant biology. The appointee is expected to develop courses for undergraduate and graduate levels and teach in both Hebrew and English, supervise graduate students and postdoctoral fellows and contribute to the development and operation of the School, Faculty of Life Sciences and University.
Applications will be considered from October 1st (2016) until the position is filled. Recruitment of the successful candidate is expected by October 1st 2017. Applicants should submit the following materials:
1) Curriculum vitae including list of publications
2) Statement of research plans
3) Statement of teaching interests and philosophy
4) Names, addresses, including e-mails, of four professional references
Materials (combined in one PDF file) should be sent by e-mail to Professor Hillel Fromm, Head, School of Plant Sciences and Food Security, Tel Aviv University (Hillelf@post.tau.ac.il).
Tel Aviv University is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.