|Title||Tenure Track Faculty Position Marine Disease Biologist|
|Agency, Location||Division of Coastal Sciences, University of Southern Mississippi|
|Salary||Commensurate With Experience|
|End Date||Until Filled|
The University of Southern Mississippi invites applicants for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track faculty position as an Assistant Professor of Marine Disease Biology in the Division of Coastal Sciences in the College of Science and Technology to begin in Fall 2017. We are searching for an outstanding candidate working on any aspect of disease in marine organisms. Potential research areas include, but are not restricted to: epidemiology, pathology, immunology, parasitology and marine aquaculture. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a strong, externally funded research program, publish manuscripts in peer-reviewed literature, mentor M.S. and Ph.D. students, and participate in graduate instruction. Preference will be given to applicants showing a strong potential for collaboration within USM’s School of Ocean Sciences and Technology, as well as with other USM academic units including the Department of Biological Sciences.
A Ph.D. in a relevant discipline is required. Post-doctoral experience is also highly desired.
Kevin Dillon (firstname.lastname@example.org)