Assistant Professor Position Available at Miami University

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Job Title: Assistant Professor - Biology of Aging, Regeneration, or Stem Cell

Location: Oxford, OH, USA

Job Description

The Department of Biology at Miami University are seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Biology to teach undergraduate courses in general biology, human physiology or cell biology, and an advanced course in developmental biology, stem cell biology, or the biology of aging. They will also develop an active research program leading to publications and external funding, advise undergraduate and graduate students and provide service to the institution.

The Candidate

The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in Biology, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, or closely related field by date of appointment in August 2022.

Consideration may be given to a biologist who leads an innovative research program focused on cellular senescence, the biology of aging, or mechanisms related to the aging process or diseases of aging; uses research approaches from developmental, regeneration, or stem cell biology; and employs novel imaging tools, animal models, bioinformatics and computational approaches, or tissue engineering. Consideration may also be given to candidates with postdoctoral experience and a demonstrated commitment to teaching and developing an externally funded research program.

Additional Information

Miami University is committed to creating an inclusive and effective teaching, learning, research, and working environment for all.

For more information on Miami University’s diversity initiatives, please visit the Office of Institutional Diversity & Inclusion webpage.

For more information on Miami University’s mission and core values, please visit the Mission and Core Values webpage.

How to Apply

Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research plans, a teaching philosophy, and a one-page diversity statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service to

Department will request letters of recommendation from references listed in application. Inquiries may be directed to Michael Robinson at [email protected]. Screening of applications will begin November 17, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

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