Assistant/Associate Professor

Assistant or Associate Professor
Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry
Search Chair: 
Gerwald Jogl, PhD


A faculty member in Structural Biology will be an experimentalist expected to pursue an independent, externally-funded research program using structural and biophysical approaches to investigate complex biological phenomena. Special attention will be given to candidates with a focus on disease-related research areas. The ideal candidate should demonstrate a commitment to graduate and undergraduate education, a willingness to teach in Biochemistry and other disease-related areas of biology, and an intention to be an active member of the predoctoral training programs in the Division of Biology and Medicine. Research space will be provided in a state-of-the-art facility with access to modern structural biology instrumentation and core facilities.

Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree with relevant research training/experience and a record of excellence in research. The successful applicant will be an experimentalist in the area of Structural Biology who will be expected to pursue an independent, externally-funded research program. The applicant should demonstrate a commitment to graduate and undergraduate education, the ability to make clear and effective presentations of scientific and technical material and the potential for interactions with other faculty in the Division of Biology & Medicine, the University at large and the affiliated hospitals. See attached job description for further details.

Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae with a complete bibliography, a 3-5 page description of research plans, a 1-page teaching statement and up to 3 representative publications. For applications at the Assistant Professor level, three confidential reference letters should be submitted separately to the same website (instructions for requesting confidential letters of recommendation are also provided on the same website). For applications at the Associate Professor level, the names of professional references, with contact information, should be provided with the application materials; references will be contacted directly by the search committee. Review of applications will commence on November 1, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. Please apply through Interfolio at:

last updated 28 Aug 2017