The School of Plant Sciences and Food Security is seeking excellent applicants to fill a tenure track position

The School of Plant Sciences and Food Security at Tel Aviv University is seeking excellent applicants to fill a tenure track position at the levels of Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor) or Associate Professor. Areas of interest include all aspects of plant sciences

12 December 2021
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Qualifications for the position include PhD in biology or related fields, postdoctoral research experience, and publications describing original and outstanding research achievements in plant sciences and related disciplines.

The successful appointee is expected to establish an internationally-recognized competitively-funded research program to address contemporary and emerging issues in plant sciences. The appointee is expected to develop courses for undergraduate and graduate levels and teach in both Hebrew and English, supervise graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, and contribute to the development and operation of the School, Faculty of Life Sciences and University.


Applications will be considered from Dec 1st 2021, until the position is filled. Recruitment of the successful candidate is expected by October 1st 2022.


Applicants should submit the following materials:

1) Curriculum vitae including list of publications

2) Statement of research plans

3) Statement of teaching interests and philosophy

4) Names, addresses, including e-mails, of four professional references


Materials (combined in one PDF file) should be sent by e-mail to Professor Guido Sessa, Head of the School of Plant Sciences and Food Security, Tel Aviv University (


Tel Aviv University is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are particularly encouraged to apply.

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