New Faculty Position in Host-Pathogen Interactions at Cal Poly Pomona


The Biological Sciences Department at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) is inviting applications for a tenure-track, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR position in Host-Pathogen Interactions, beginning August 2018.

As Chair of a Department with a leading program in microbiology, we hope that you can distribute our faculty search announcement. The enclosed announcement describes the position, the qualities we are searching for in a candidate, and information on how to apply. We would appreciate your assistance in finding qualified applicants. The University and this Department are especially interested in contacting women and applicants from disadvantaged socio-economic backgrounds, but applicants from all backgrounds are eagerly sought. Please post and distribute the enclosed announcement to anyone you think may qualify and be interested in the position.

Although we are including information on our Department below, further information may be obtained by writing or by calling the Biological Sciences Department at (909) 869-4037/4038. Our Fax number is (909) 869-4078. For more information about the university, college and our department, you can access the webpage at Thank you very much for your assistance.


Drs. Christos Stathopoulos and Jamie Snyder

Chairs, Host-Pathogen Interactions Search Committee

Biological Sciences Department

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

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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