The WPI Department of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for a senior
position at the full professor level to begin in the fall of 2018.
The broad focus is in the area of systems biology and biological networks.
This position is part of a broad cluster hire initiative in systems biology and
computational Neuroscience at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, which has already
resulted in junior hires in the past year.
We seek candidates that use sophisticated analytical or computational techniques
to study the properties and behaviors of complex biological systems. Possible areas
of expertise include but are not limited to networks, multiscale modeling, control
theory, dynamical systems, and stochastic modeling. The successful applicant will
be an acknowledged international leader in the area of systems biology, with an
exemplary track record in research, funding, and education.
The applicant must also be able to contribute to WPI’s growing interdisciplinary
programs, including the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology program and
collaborative initiatives underway with UMass Medical School. The successful
applicant is expected to assume a leadership role in the system biology research
cluster, maintain a high-quality research program and contribute to the teaching
mission of the institute both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants
must have a Ph. D. in Mathematics, or in a related area, and must already be tenured
at their current institution. A degree in the life sciences is a plus.
Salary, benefits and start-up funding are competitive and commensurate with
research experience and accomplishments. Qualified applicants should submit a
detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of specific teaching and research objectives,
and four letters of recommendation, or more, with at least one of which addresses
teaching experience or potential, via mathjobs at http://apptrkr.com/1092608.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Founded in 1865,
WPI is one of the nation’s first technological universities. A highly selective private
university located within an hour of Boston, WPI is consistently ranked among the
top 70 research institutions by US Ne ws & World Report. For information about the
Mathematical Sciences Department see http://www.wpi.edu/+math.
Professor, Mathematics/Systems Biology
GREAT MINDS at WORK
The Department of Pharmacology and Center for
Regenerative Medicine, as part of a new Distinguished
Faculty Recruitment Program initiative, seeks highly qualifed
candidates for a tenured Professor position (Associate or Full).
Candidates are expected to have a demonstrated record of
excellence in research supported by NIH grants. The individual
will complement departmental programs in one or more of these
areas: (1) stem cell and regenerative biology (2) epigenetics
and transcriptional regulation; (3) single cell transcriptomics
and computational biology; (4) optogenetic tools to dissect cell
signaling; (5) cancer immunology; (6) metabolomics and (7)
acute and chronic inNammation. A highly competitive package
is available. The department has strong research programs
( http://mcph.uic.edu/home) consistently ranking among the
top 10 in NIH funding.
Please submit a PDF 3le with curriculum vitae and summary
of research plan to the Search Committee via: ydong4@uic.
edu and apply online at:
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of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates
upon acceptance of contingent offer of employment.
Background checks will be performed in compliance with the
Fair Credit Reporting Act.
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