The department of Ecology, Evolution & Organismal Biology (EEOB) at Iowa State University seeks a creative individual employing and/or developing macroevolutionary and phylogenetic comparative approaches to address key questions in the evolution of organismal systems and biological diversity. Possible research areas include but are not limited to: elucidating rates and patterns of evolutionary change in adaptive traits, linking species-level changes in phenotypes with environmental change, identifying the emergence of novel phenotypes that influence speciation and/or extinction, and discovering mechanisms underlying the evolution of biotic diversity. Successful candidates will establish a vibrant, extramurally funded program of research, will demonstrate an ability to work collaboratively within existing research strengths at ISU, and will skillfully contribute to undergraduate and graduate education, including courses in their area(s) of expertise.
Application instructions are located at www.iastatejobs.com (vacancy 131002). In brief, applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, a research/vision statement that includes how their research program addresses unresolved problems in the field, a teaching statement, and up to three reprints by October 15, 2013. Submission of three confidential letters of recommendation should be arranged as per instructions in the on-line application system.
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