Assistant Professor of Forest Health career opportunity
Assistant Professor of Forest Health
Senior management: Natural Resources
Department: Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation
Location: Blacksburg, Virginia
Categories: Instructional / Teaching Faculty
The Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation at Virginia Tech invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in forest health. The successful candidate will build an outstanding and internationally recognized research program focused on biotic threats (insect pests, pathogens, and/or invasive plants) to forest health. The selected candidate will have a passion to instruct and mentor undergraduate and graduate students, and will complement departmental strengths in physiology, genomics, ecology, wildland fire ecology, silviculture, management, urban forestry, human dimensions, and geospatial analysis.