The University of Virginia invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position with joint appointment in the Department of Biology and the School of Data Science. We seek applicants whose research programs address fundamental questions at the interface of Biology and Data Science. Of particular interest are researchers aiming to develop innovative computational tools to improve biological understanding in areas potentially including but not limited to: genomics and phenotype prediction; cell state and signaling; biological network architecture and information processing; multiscale modelling; cellular, organismal or population dynamics; biological image acquisition and analysis. Applicants are sought whose work will synergize with existing labs in the Department of Biology and elsewhere, with research emphases ranging from molecules to cells and tissues, and organisms to populations and ecosystems, as well as programs in the new School for Data Science in the areas of data acquisition, engineering, analysis, visualization or dissemination. Applicants employing computational methods with or without experimental approaches will be considered.
The Department of Biology at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, invites applications for a non- tenure-track, Lecturer position in Biology, to begin in the 2020-2021 academic year. The primary responsibilities involve instruction and overseeing a two-semester sequence of undergraduate Human Anatomy and Physiology lecture and associated laboratory sections. Total enrollment in the course over both semesters is approximately 500 students. In addition, the successful candidate is also expected to teach a small enrollment, specialized course based on area of expertise and experience, each semester. Start date for the position is August 25, 2020. Compensation will be commensurate with experience and will be full-time salary with full-time benefits. The term of this interim position will be for one academic year.