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Assistant Professor of Biology

The Institute of Neuroscience and the Department of Biology at the University of Oregon announce a new tenure-track Assistant Professor position to study neural circuit function and/or formation, as part of a planned “Neurons to Minds” cluster hire.  Interested persons should apply online at To be assured of consideration, application materials should be uploaded by October 21, 2017, but the position will remain open until filled. Requests for more information can be sent to Dr. David McCormick, Chair, Neurons to Minds search (

Assistant Professor of Biology/CIS/Math

As part of a recently announced Presidential Initiative in Data Science, the University of Oregon seeks two tenure track faculty at the assistant professor level in computational and/or mathematical biology focusing within the areas of computational genomics, bioinformatics, and statistical genetics. We seek candidates developing quantitative approaches to address fundamental questions in genetics, cell biology, molecular biology, development, microbiology, neuroscience, evolution, ecology and/or human health. As part of the broader presidential initiative, the university is building a cross-disciplinary curricular and research program for data science writ large (see This program is supported by the supercomputing cluster in the university’s recently launched High Performance Computing Research Core Facility. There is also the potential to interface directly with the recently announced $1 billion Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact. Candidates are asked to apply through UO Human Resource's applicant portal



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