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Department of Biological Science

at Florida State University

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Assistant Professor in Developmental Biology

The Department of Biological Science at Florida State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the broadly-defined area of Developmental Biology. The Department is interested in individuals using a variety of approaches in any experimental system to understand fundamental developmental processes or those of biomedical significance. Successful candidates are expected to establish a vibrant, extramurally funded research program and contribute to undergraduate and graduate education. The Department of Biological Science is a diverse and interactive group with 47 tenure-track faculty members in 3 graduate areas: Cell and Molecular Biology, Neuroscience, and Ecology & Evolution. We encourage candidates to apply who complement existing strengths in developmental genetics, virology, epigenetics, chromosome biology, neuroscience, structural biology, cell biology and evolution. Researchers have access to excellent facilities including a state-of-the-art imaging facility with a Titan Krios electron microscope, confocal live cell imaging and super-resolution 3D-SIM, as well as flow cytometry and mass spectrometry facilities, the Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine and the National High Magnet Field Laboratory. For detailed information, please visit our website at

Apply at (JOB ID 40800). Applicant should submit in a single pdf: a cover letter, curriculum vitae and research & teaching statements. In addition, arrange for 3 letters of support to be sent to Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position should be directed to:

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