The Department of Biotechnology and Biochemistry of the Center of Research and Advanced Studies, at Irapuato, Mexico (Cinvestav, Unidad Irapuato) is calling for applications for a full-time Professor position. Candidates must have a Ph. D. degree and experience in areas related to Biotechnology or Biochemistry of plants and microorganisms, preferably in a research line related to the amelioration of the environmental impact caused by climatic change. Preference will be given to young applicants with postdoctoral experience or at least two years of experience as independent researchers. Publications in high ranking journals must be demonstrated. Spanish proficiency is desirable. Applications should include a presentation letter, complete CV, and research and teaching proposals. Additionally, three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to the Department head. The selected candidate is expected to undertake cutting-edge research on his/her expertise, teach at graduate level, supervise student’s theses and dissertations, apply for research funds and collaborate in the Department’s academic affairs. Office and laboratory space will be provided to the selected candidate, including a proportional part of the Department’s research budget, access to shared equipment and teaching facilities, a salary proportional to his/ her productivity, and all the working perquisites of a Cinvestav researcher. Applications should be electronically submitted to the Head of the Department, Dr. Mercedes G. López (firstname.lastname@example.org) by July 13, 2019. Address: Km 9.6 Libramiento Norte, 36821 Irapuato, Gto., Mexico. Phone: +52-462-623-9632. Website: http://www.ira.cinvestav.mx/.