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Faculty Positions

Position: Lecturers - non-tenure track
Microbiology and the School of MCB
Closing Date: March 17, 2023
Starting Date: As soon as possible after the deadline date

Staff Positions

Position: Visiting Research Scientist
Department: Biochemistry
Closing Date: March 28, 2023
Starting Date: As soon as possible after the deadline date

Postdoctoral Positions

Position: Postdoctoral Research Associate in Kalsotra Lab
Closing Date: Flexible
Starting Date: Flexible

Position: Postdoctoral Collaborator with GEMS (Genomics and Eco-Evolution of Multi-Scale Symbiosis)
GEMS NSF Biological Integration Institute
Closing Date: Competition occurs annually after November 1 deadline
Starting Date: Flexible

Academic Hourly

No positions are open at this time.