Seeking Candidates for Functional Genomics Position

January 9, 2019

Assistant Professor, Functional Genomics Entomology, University of Minnesota

The Department of Entomology at the University of Minnesota invites applications for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor in Functional Genomics related to agricultural pest management. This is a nine-month appointment with primary research (60%) and teaching (40%) responsibilities.
A doctorate (PhD or international equivalent) degree in entomology or closely related field of biological sciences, training and experience in functional genomics research, demonstrated record of research productivity, working in a collaborative capacity, teaching, training or mentoring undergraduate or graduate students, and excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
Full position description including responsibilities, and application instructions available at:

Initial screening of applicant files will begin on February 22, 2019

For questions about the position, please contact Prof. Tim Kurtti, Chair of the Search Committee at