ESA Disease Ecology Section


19th of October 2015 07:03 PM

The Department of Integrative Biology at the University of South Florida (USF), Tampa (, seeks to fill a 9-month tenure-earning Assistant or Associate Professor position in Disease Biology. Candidates must establish a strong, externally-funded research program and contribute to the department curriculum at the undergraduate and graduate levels. A Ph.D. in a relevant field and appropriate post-doctoral training are required. Diverse environments for fieldwork are nearby, and vivariums and ABSL-2/3 facilities are accessible on campus. Collaborative opportunities are also available with the USF Departments of Global and Public Health, the USF College of Medicine, Moffitt Cancer Center, the Florida Department of Health, and many others; many USF groups also maintain core facilities with modern, well-serviced equipment, accessible to faculty.

Salary and start-up package are negotiable. To apply, please visit Submit a cover letter, a CV, a 2-page statement outlining current and future research plans, a 1-page statement of teaching philosophy and proposed courses, up to 3 publications, and 3 letters of reference. In your cover letter, provide a bulleted or numbered list of the following information: date of your PhD, years of postdoctoral experience, number of peer-reviewed publications, and number of extra-mural grants and fellowships. The position is open until filled, but review of applications will commence on November 16, 2015. Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval.

29th of September 2015 03:17 PM


Call for Proposals
Ignite ESA, Workshops, Special Sessions, Field Trips
101st Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
August 7-12, 2015
Deadline for Submission: November 19, 2015
Only complete proposals submitted by 5:00 PM Eastern Time (2:00 PM Pacific)
will be considered.

9th of September 2015 06:51 PM

While ESA 2015 just ended, don't forget to check out the new meeting website and deadlines for 2016!

11th of August 2015 09:22 PM

Don't forget to attend our business meeting/mixer tonight from 6:30-8pm at the Hilton-Carroll A!

16th of July 2015 08:40 PM

Job opening at UMaine for an Assistant Professor of Arthropod Vector biology. See link for details:

29th of June 2015 05:00 PM

Good morning ESA diseasers! At this year's ESA in Baltimore we are organizing a series of student-professional "meetups". If you are a student or post-doc and are interested in meeting one of our professionals e-mail Emily ( as soon as possible!

8th of June 2015 02:43 PM

Don't forget to send Jason Rohr any nominations that you have for next year's vicechair and student liason!

2nd of June 2015 03:49 PM

Attention students !! ESAdisease student paper competition deadline extended to June 15 ! #EEID2015 #diseaseecology

21st of May 2015 01:59 PM

Don't forget to submit a paper for our first ever student award! Visit our website for more details at