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Assistant Professor, Functional Genomics
University of Minnesota

Date Posted Jan. 11, 2019
Title Assistant Professor, Functional Genomics
University University of Minnesota
St. Paul, MN, United States
Department Entomology
Application Deadline Feb. 22, 2019
Position Start Date Jul. 1, 2019
  • Assistant Professor
  • Entomology

The Department of Entomology at the University of Minnesota invites applications for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor in Functional Genomics related to agricultural pest management. This is a nine-month appointment with primary research (60%) and teaching (40%) responsibilities.

A doctorate (PhD or international equivalent) degree in entomology or closely related field of biological sciences, training and experience in functional genomics research, demonstrated record of research productivity, working in a collaborative capacity, teaching, training or mentoring undergraduate or graduate students, and excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.

Full position description including responsibilities, and application instructions available at:

Initial screening of applicant files will begin on February 22, 2019.

For questions about the position, please contact Prof. Tim Kurtti, Chair of the Search Committee at

  • The University of Minnesota shall provide equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

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Contact Information

  • Tim Kurtti, Search Committee Chair
    University of Minnesota
    St. Paul, MN


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