Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences



The Department of Biological, Geological and Environmental Sciences at Cleveland State University (CSU) invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level. These positions will complement a recent, focused expansion of faculty with robust research programs in cellular and molecular biology. Candidates with interests and expertise in any area of molecular and cellular biology, particularly those performing research in the area of molecular medicine, are encouraged to apply. For one position, the ability to teach microbiology is a plus. Applicants must hold a Ph.D., have postdoctoral or equivalent experience, and demonstrate the potential for excellence in research and teaching. Each successful candidate will be expected to establish an independent, externally funded research program and participate in undergraduate and graduate teaching. The start date for both positions is August 21, 2006.

Before January 2, 2006, candidates must submit curriculum vitae, a description of research plans and teaching interests, and up to three reprints and must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to: Dr. Joseph D. Fontes, Chair, Faculty Search Committee, Department of Biological, Geological and Environmental Sciences, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115-2214. Applications will also be accepted as PDF attachments to e-mail:; letters of recommendation must be sent by post.

The Department offers B.S. and M.S. degrees and the Ph.D. degree through a joint program with the Lerner Research Institute of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. For additional information, consult the Department's website: and the Lerner Research Institute website: or contact Dr. Fontes, e-mail:; telephone: 216-523-7199. CSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer Institution committed to nondiscrimination in employment and education. Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Veterans encouraged.

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Update: 18 November, 2005