You are here: Home Job posting folder East Carolina University Faculty Position in the Ecology and Evolution of Disease

East Carolina University Faculty Position in the Ecology and Evolution of Disease

by Ed Hagen last modified Aug 25, 2013 01:53 PM expired
The Department of Biology at East Carolina University (the third largest university in the UNC system) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in ecology and evolution of disease, including host-parasite interactions; to begin Aug. 18, 2014. Possible research approaches include integration of empirical studies with theory, or of ecological and evolutionary investigations; but all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate is expected to establish an externally funded research program, advise undergraduate, Master’s and Doctoral level students, and help promote diversity/equal opportunity in higher education. Candidates will have excellent opportunities to establish collaborations within the Department and/or with other academic units (e.g., Brody School of Medicine, College of Technology and Computer Science, Institute for Coastal Science and Policy, Center for Biodiversity, etc.). Appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level may be considered for a candidate with a well-established record of teaching and research.


Applicants must complete a candidate profile and submit a letter of application, statements of research interests and of teaching interests and philosophy, and a curriculum vitae online at using the position number 001682, and arrange to have three current letters of reference sent to: Ecology and Evolution of Disease Search Committee Chairs, Department of Biology – Mail Stop 551, Howell Science Complex, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, 27858-4353 or emailed to  Official transcript and original hardcopy reference letters are required upon employment.

Inquiries can be directed to Dr. Trip Lamb ( or Dr. Kyle Summers (, Search Committee Chairs, Department of Biology, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, 27858-4353.  Screening of applications will begin on November 15 and continue until the position is filled.


East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action University that accommodates individuals with disabilities.  Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) should contact the Department for Disability Support Services at [252] 737-1016 (Voice/TTY).  Proper documentation of identity and employability are required at the time of employment. 

Document Actions