Emory University Sciences cluster hire - Tenure Track - Open Rank
Location: Atlanta, GA
Emory College of Arts and Sciences at Emory University in Atlanta, GA announces a special initiative to recruit excellent research scientists and scholars with a strong, established commitment and history of mentoring students from underrepresented and underserved populations.
These two tenure track (open rank) faculty appointments will contribute to our commitment to excellence and diversity in the sciences. This effort will be further enhanced by the addition of two open rank lecture track faculty with a demonstrated history of effectively mentoring students from underrepresented and underserved populations.
Questions should be sent to Carla Freeman, Senior Associate Dean of Faculty, [email protected].
Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2016 and continue until positions are filled.
Emory is a private university recognized internationally for its undergraduate Emory College of Arts and Sciences as well as its graduate and professional schools.
Together Emory College and the university's seven graduate/professional schools feature renowned faculty and offer more than 100 degree programs and majors, with an enrollment of nearly 15,000 undergraduate and graduate students. Emory College has a tradition of dedicated teaching and mentorship of undergraduates that will be enhanced through this special initiative.
As a campus with a highly diverse student body, we encourage applications from women, minorities, and those with a history of mentoring students of under-represented groups in the sciences.
Candidates for these two tenure track positions should have outstanding records of scholarly publications, research support and teaching, and be eligible for a faculty appointment in one or more of the following departments/areas: Biology, Biological Anthropology, Chemistry, Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, Computer Science, Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology, Physics, and/or Psychology. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline. Faculty appointments will be made at a professorial rank commensurate with current academic standing and achievement.
The successful candidates will be expected to continue her/his active research program and to participate in campus-wide interdisciplinary and departmental programs that provide research and professional development opportunities for our diverse student body.