Department of Environmental Toxicology

Open Rank Environmental Toxicologist/Biochemical/Molecular Toxicologist


A tenure-track/tenured position is available for an Open Rank Environmental Toxicologist/ Biochemical/Molecular Toxicologist. This is an academic-year (9-mo) tenure-track/tenured appointment which includes an expectation that the appointee's program will be relevant to the mission-oriented research and outreach of the California Agricultural Experiment Station. Affiliation with the UC Davis Genome Center is possible for individuals with technology or computation-driven programs. We are especially interested in individuals who have, or will establish, a strong and innovative program of fundamental through translational and/or applied research focused on, but not limited to, environmental toxicology, biochemical and molecular toxicology, mechanistic toxicology, toxicogenomics or systems toxicology relevant to the mission of the Agricultural Experiment Station. The successful applicant is expected to have, or to develop, an independent, internationally recognized and well-funded research program, to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the Environmental Toxicology curriculum (for example a course in introductory toxicology, molecular toxicology, or systems toxicology), to develop a course in their area of expertise, to train and supervise undergraduate and graduate students, to perform department and university service, and to collaborate with established programs within the university. We are actively seeking faculty who aspire to educate a student body rich in diversity with respect to gender, ethnicity, first-generation college students, socioeconomic status, and academic interests.

To apply, visit our website at https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01819. Additional inquiries can be directed to Professor Michael S. Denison, Search Committee Chair, Department of Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616-8588. Phone: (530) 752-3879; email: msdenison@ucdavis.edu. The position will remain open until filled. However, to ensure full consideration please apply by Sunday, October 29, 2017.

UC Davis is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse faculty community. We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

published: 12 September 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.