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Job Description Summary
Applications are invited for a Teacher-Scholar Postdoctoral Fellow in Biophysics in the Department of Physics at Wake Forest University beginning July 1, 2019. We seek highly qualified candidates who have a commitment to excellence in both teaching and research.
The position entails teaching undergraduate classes, mentoring undergraduate research, and conducting collaborative research with department faculty. Primary consideration will be given to candidates whose research interests overlap those of two faculty members – Keith Bonin and Martin Guthold. Their interests include optical and atomic force microscopy, next generation sequencing, cell mechanical properties and signaling, nanomechanical measurements, biological and non-biological nanofibers, such as fibrin fibers and electrospun fibers. A Ph.D. in Physics or a related area is required.
The department has thriving programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels (M.S. and Ph.D). A complete application will include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, graduate transcripts (unofficial), and the names and contact information of three references. Please ensure to follow the instructions on the website regarding how to upload all applicant material. Additional application materials may be requested of finalists. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Questions about the application process may be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org .
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In order to provide a safe and productive learning and living community, Wake Forest University conducts background investigations for all final faculty candidates being considered for employment.
Wake Forest seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce and encourages qualified candidates across all group demographics to apply. In order to provide a safe learning and living community, Wake Forest University conducts background investigations for all final candidates being considered for employment.
Offering the personal attention of a small liberal arts college, coupled with the breadth and global relevancy of a leading research institution, Wake Forest claims the distinction of being the nation's premier collegiate university. Wake Forest is consistently ranked among the top 30 universities in the nation. Our mission is to educate the whole person, graduating students who seek purpose-filled lives while building a community dedicated to serving humanity in the spirit of our motto, Pro Humanitate.