Director, Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience

Position Summary

The Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience, a multidisciplinary research institute of the University of Florida (UF), is recruiting a new Director with a bold and inclusive vision for the future of Marine Bioscience. The Whitney Director reports directly to the University’s Provost and is responsible for leading an off-campus cutting-edge research community of over 70 employees and overseeing a $7 million-dollar annual budget with $14 million in current extramural research funding. As a UF faculty member, you’ll enjoy engaging students, benefit from robust research opportunities, and collaborate with an interdisciplinary community. Come join us—let’s grow greater, together!

Position Information

Expected Hire Date: July 1, 2024
Job No:
529331Work Type: Other FacultyLocation: St. Johns CountyCategories: Biology/Life Science, Executive/Director/ManagementDepartment: 57130100 – WH-ADMINISTRATIONClassification Title: Senior Director & Assistant / Associate/ Full Professor
Position Type: Administrative Faculty, Tenured, 12 month, Full-time

Search Contacts

Search Committee Chair

Dr. Sandra Loesgen
Associate Professor of Chemistry
The Whitney Lab for Marine Bioscience
9505 N. Ocean Shore Boulevard
St. Augustine, FL 32080

Nominations & Inquiries

UFHR Strategic Talent Group

Zoom Login Notice

Due to recent zoom spamming of committee meetings, you must be signed into a valid zoom account to join all future zoom meetings.
Zoom accounts are free to create, if you do not have one you can create it here: 

Media Inquiries
Please Contact University Relations

Website: University Relations for Media