Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor – Origins of Life and Astrobiology Cluster Hire

University of Wisconsin-Madison is seeking candidates with expertise in molecular astrobiology and origins of life research to help elucidate the transition from prebiotic chemistry to life and/or the evolutionary origins of fundamental cellular processes (e.g., RNA processing or translation).

This position will be one of three in a multidisciplinary cluster to study the Origins of Life. University of Wisconsin-Madison is an exceptional environment for the development of a world-class research program in the biological sciences, including access to state of the art facilities in sequencing, structural biology, and high-throughput computing.

Extensive collaborative opportunities are available within a diverse and supportive research community using cutting edge multidisciplinary approaches to examine all aspects of microbiology. We promote diversity by engaging people with widely differing backgrounds, talents, perspectives, and styles.

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