The Department of Biology at Texas State University ( invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Organismal Physiology with a focus on aquatic organisms such as fish.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach both graduate and undergraduate courses in the Department of Biology and develop an externally funded research program involving graduate students that complements existing strengths of our 47-member faculty.

Required qualifications are an earned Ph.D. in biology or related areas, and a record of published research accomplishments in the physiology of aquatic organisms. Preferred qualifications are postdoctoral experience, a record of externally funded research, a record of interdisciplinary collaboration on environmental topics, and experience in research complementing the research strengths of the Department.

Salary and start-up package are negotiable.

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2015.

A letter of application with statements on research plans andteaching philosophy, CV, pdfs of five representative publications, and the names and contact information of five people willing to serve as references should be sent as a single PDF to

Questions about this position should be addressed to Dr. Dana García,, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666