University of Oregon

Assistant Professor Opening

The Oregon Institute of Marine Biology ( and the Department of Biology ( at the University of Oregon invite applications for a tenure-track (Assistant Professor) position in marine biology based at OIMB in Charleston, Oregon.

Individuals whose research interests are appropriate for a marine laboratory, complement the strengths of existing faculty, and whose teaching interests would add breadth to our Marine Biology major are encouraged to apply.  Applications are welcome from any field of marine biology or ecology, including but not limited to population genetics, phylogeography, conservation ecology, global change biology, systematics, and cellular processes in development.  The successful candidate will have an outstanding research program and a commitment to excellence in teaching.  Ph.D. required.  Interested persons should apply online to the University of Oregon OIMB SEARCH at  Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a publication list, a statement of research accomplishments and future research plans, a description of teaching experience and philosophy, and three letters of recommendation.  Submission of 1-3 selected reprints is encouraged.  To ensure consideration, please submit application materials by November 1, 2013.  The search will remain open until the position is filled.

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  The University of Oregon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, and supportive of the needs of dual career couples.  We invite applications from qualified candidates who share our commitment to diversity.