Assistant Professor

us: Assistant Professor [Tenure Track (Annual) | Duties: 35% Research and Scholarship: Develop and maintain an externally funded laboratory conducting original and independent research and training in the area of fungal biology/mycology that is relevant to the natural resource or agricultural interests of Oregon. Recognition will be given to collaborative research with researchers at OSU and at other national or international institutions. Scholarship must be based on a high level of professional expertise, must give evidence of originality, must be documented and validated through peer review, and must be communicated in appropriate ways so as to have impact and significance beyond the University. Activities include, but are not limited to, success in seeking competitive grants and contracts, pe... | Minimum Requirements: PhD degree in biology, botany, or related fields; Research emphasis in fungal biology / mycology; Expertise with data science / bioinformatics; Commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity | Preferred Requirements: Postdoctoral experience is strongly preferred. Herbarium experience is strongly preferred. Potential for effective teaching. Potential in developing an interdisciplinary research program. Record of/commitment to work with underrepresented/underserved students or other audiences. Life experience, education, or training that broadens capacity to equalize student success or impact underserved audiences] / Oregon State University (OSU); Corvallis, Oregon, United States / deadline October 1