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Director of the Institute of Evolution

Posted by: University of Haifa, Israel

Posted date: Nov-14-2018

Location: Haifa, Israel

<p><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; text-align: center;">The Institute of Evolution </span><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;
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<p class="MsoNormal" dir="LTR" style="line-height: 150%; direction: ltr; unicode-bidi: embed;"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;mso-ascii-theme-font:
minor-bidi;mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-bidi;mso-bidi-theme-font:minor-bidi">Preference will be given to senior candidates with research expertise in the field of evolutionary biology. The Institute of Evolution is a world leader with a legacy of over half a century in evolution research and study in various areas of evolution. Its uniqueness lies in its interdisciplinary approaches, unified in the synthetic field of evolutionary biology. The foci of the research include systematics, biodiversity and ecosystem evolution, ecological genetics and genomics, molecular evolution and cytogenetics, evolution of sex and recombination, evolutionary ecology, host-parasite co-evolution, domestication evolution, genome structure and evolution, and bioinformatics.  Its achievements made it world renown both in national and international related evolution research. The Director is expected to be a worldwide leading scholar in the area of evolution and to bring visionary leadership to leverage and enhance synergies across both existing and emerging strengths at The University of Haifa. The Director is expected to develop a vision of how to build successful integration between the <span class="caps">Institute of Evolution</span> and </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;">the Department of Evolutionary Biology as well as partnerships with </span><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-bidi;
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<p><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">To receive full consideration, please submit a letter of interest that outlines qualifications for the position and a curriculum vitae. All documents and questions must be directed electronically to </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;">viceoffi(at)univ.haifa.ac.il</span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">. Full review of applications will commence April 1st, 2019. </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;"> </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.</span></p>
Job Title Director of the Institute of Evolution
Post Details
Email viceoffi(at)univ.haifa.ac.il
Employer's Website www.haifa.ac.il
Category
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Evolutionary Biology
Job Classification Job Classification -> Professor
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location Haifa, Israel
Key Words Director, Evolution
Start Date 1st October 2019
Deadline