Vector Biologist of Plant Pathogens, Assistant Professor

The Department of BSPM at CSU seeks to hire a tenure-track faculty at the assistant professor level to study arthropod vectors of plant pathogens, including viruses, bacteria, fungi, and/or nematodes. The Vector Biologist of Plant Pathogens position will develop an extramurally-funded research program, and perform research in epidemiology, evolution, ecology, genetics, molecular biology, behavior, or interactions of arthropod vectors and their pathogens. Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. from an accredited institution in a relevant field (such as entomology, virology, bacteriology, mycology, ecology, biology, or related field) at the time of application, demonstrated knowledge of vector biology, vector-pathogen ecology and evolution, and/or epidemiology,  and experience in working with or desire to work with vegetable producers. See full job description and application instructions at For full consideration, apply by October 1, 2017. CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.