Behavioral Ecology Faculty Job at the University of Auckland, NZ

The School of Biological Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track position as Lecturer in Behavioural Ecology. Applicants should have a strong record of research and teaching, with interests both in theoretical and applied aspects of behavioural ecology.

You will be expected to collaborate with other researchers within and outside the university as well as establishing your own research portfolio that attracts funding and graduate students. Any area of behavioural ecology will be considered and ideally it will relate to contemporary issues relevant to New Zealand.  You will also be expected to teach in The School’s academic programme at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

The School of Biological Sciences currently employs 180 staff and supervises 120 PhD students. The School has modern laboratories and facilities (see SBS web site:, and the appointee will have ready access to a wide range of New Zealand’s unique biota and habitats. Applications for this position will close on the 31st July 2009.

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