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Job Opportunities in Biological Sciences

TEACHING POSTDOC POSITION, FORDHAM UNIVERSITY. 

Applications are invited for a non-tenure track teaching postdoc position in the Department of Biological Sciences at Fordham’s Rose Hill Campus in the Bronx for Spring 2022. This position has an initial appointment of one year with the possibility of renewal contingent upon performance, availability of resources, and the needs of the department.

Teaching postdoc duties consist of teaching three (3) sections each semester. Candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in some area of Biological Sciences and have shown potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching.

The Department of Biological Sciences values diversity among its members, is committed to building a diverse intellectual community, and strongly encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. Further details about positions and our department may be found at https://www.fordham.edu/biology.

Applicants should email a cover letter and curriculum vitae to franks@fordham.edu. Address the cover letter to Dr. Steven Franks, Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458. Review of applications will begin immediately.


Fordham is an independent, Catholic University in the Jesuit tradition. Diversifying its faculty and curriculum is at the heart of the mission and vision of Fordham University. We are committed to an application process accessible to individuals with disabilities and encourage applicants to request any needed accommodation(s). We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures, including, but not limited to, those based on ability, age, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Fordham is an equal opportunity employer.

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IMMUNOLOGY/VIROLOGY FACULTY POSITION, FORDHAM UNIVERSITY. 

Applications are invited for a tenure-track assistant professor position in the Department of Biological Sciences, Fordham University at the Rose Hill campus in the Bronx, NY beginning Fall 2022. The successful applicant will have research experience in cell-molecular immunology/virology with preference given to candidates whose research interests focus on coronaviruses and inflammatory processes. The recruit will have substantial research skills and an excellent publication record. Commitment to excellence in teaching and mentoring is required. The recruit will be expected to cover the area of immunology/virology in research and teaching. They will be expected to establish a vibrant research program supported by external grants that offers opportunities for mentored research by undergraduate and graduate students. The successful applicant will join a well-equipped department and highly collaborative research community.

Applications should be submitted electronically via INTERFOLIO (apply.interfolio.com/98284) and should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae with contact information for three references, research and teaching statements and three reprints. Address the cover letter to Dr. Silvia C. Finnemann, Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Biological Sciences, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458.  Applications should be received by Dec. 20, 2021 for full consideration. Review of applications will begin immediately.

Fordham University is proud to be one of only 13 institutions specifically designated in Ambassador Luce’s bequest to receive funding in perpetuity to support women in STEM; this support includes opportunities for Fordham students as well as funding for a Clare Boothe Luce Professorship. The finalist for this position may also be eligible for further consideration for a Clare Boothe Luce Professorship for beginning tenure-track faculty.

Fordham is an independent, Catholic University in the Jesuit tradition committed to excellence through diversity. Fordham is an equal opportunity employer, and we especially encourage women, people of color, veterans and people with disabilities to apply.

 


Fordham is an independent, Catholic University in the Jesuit tradition. Diversifying its faculty and curriculum is at the heart of the mission and vision of Fordham University. We are committed to an application process accessible to individuals with disabilities and encourage applicants to request any needed accommodation(s). We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures, including, but not limited to, those based on ability, age, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Fordham is an equal opportunity employer.