Stanford Biology Search in Organismal Biology

Posting this which I received by email:

Dear Colleagues,

The Department of Biology at Stanford University is conducting a search for a tenure-track Assistant Professor with a research focus in the area of organismal biology, broadly defined. Details about the position is in the attached job advertisement. We ask you to please distribute the advertisement widely.

We hope that you will bring this information to the attention of qualified individuals. If there are candidates you wish to recommend to us, we would very much like to hear from you. Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from, women and members of minority groups, as well as others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research and teaching missions.

Thank you very much for your assistance in helping us to identify candidates for this faculty position. If you have any questions about the search, please feel free to contact me or Craig Heller <hcheller>, the chair of the search committee.


Tim Stearns
Chair, Department of Biology
(by way of May Chin, Faculty Affairs Administrator)
Stanford University
337 Campus Drive
Stanford, California 94305-5020
T 650.725.6934

Organismal BiologyAd.pdf

Author: Jonathan Eisen

I am an evolutionary biologist and a Professor at U. C. Davis. (see my lab site here). My research focuses on the origin of novelty (how new processes and functions originate). To study this I focus on sequencing and analyzing genomes of organisms, especially microbes and using phylogenomic analysis

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