Open Level Professor in Cell Biology at University of California, Santa Barbara
Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology
The Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Department at the University of California Santa Barbara invites
applications for an open level faculty position at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level in Molecular Cell Biology
with an estimated start date of July 1, 2018. Candidates must hold a PhD (or equivalent) and postdoctoral experience in
Molecular Cell Biology or a related feld. Applicants should have established a record of creative, cutting edge research
as well as a strong record of publication and external funding commensurate with experience. A commitment to teaching
at the undergraduate and graduate levels is also important. The Department is especially interested in candidates who can
contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching, and service as appropriate
Applicants should submit a cover letter, statement of past and future research interests, statement of teaching, and a
curriculum vitae directly to our website. Materials should be submitted electronically via https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/
apply/JPF01181. Applications are due January 20, 2018 for primary consideration. However, applications will continue
to be accepted until the position is flled. Questions can be emailed to email@example.com.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affrmative Action Employer. All qualifed applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
BIODISCOVERY INSTITUTE, UNIVERSITY
OF NORTH TEXAS
The University of North Texas (UNT), Denton, Texas, invites applications
from outstanding scientists for two academic-year positions at the assistant
or associate professor levels in the BioDiscovery Institute (BDI), one of four
recently established Institutes of Research Excellence. Candidates addressing
important fundamental and applied questions in the synthesis and development
of bio-based products for agriculture, materials engineering, bioenergy or
health benefts are especially encouraged to apply. We are seeking individuals
working in two general areas: (1) microbial metabolism and synthetic biology
and (2) structure-based enzyme design. These new hires will complement and
interact with existing researchers in systems modeling of metabolism, plant
biochemistry, and biotechnology. Dedicated, newly renovated research space,
competitive start-up packages, and state-of-the-art core facilities in genomics
and metabolomics will support these new members and their colleagues in BDI.
Successful candidates will bring an internationally recognized research program,
interact with diverse faculty, staff and students within BDI and across UNT,
and contribute to graduate and/or undergraduate training. Applicants should
have a Ph.D. in a biological, computational, physical or engineering sciences
discipline, an established record of funding and publications in one of the target
areas described above, and a commitment to excellence in research within an
interdisciplinary environment. Applications should be made through the UNT
Academic Resources website ( https://facultyjobs.unt.edu) and should include
a cover letter, curriculum vitae, two-page summary of research interests and
accomplishments, one-page statement of teaching philosophy, and the names
and contact information for three references. Questions may be directed to
Brian G. Ayre ( firstname.lastname@example.org ), Search Committee Chair, or Kent D.
Chapman ( email@example.com), BDI Director. Screening of applications will
begin immediately and will continue until the positions are closed. For best
consideration, apply by February 15, 2018.
The University of North Texas is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affrmative
Action/Pro Disabled and Veteran Institution committed to diversity in its
employment and educational programs, thereby creating a welcoming
environment for everyone.
The University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences is seeking
nominations or applications for the position of Professor and Chair of the
Department of Cancer Biology. The successful candidate will provide the vision
and leadership to expand the portfolio of funded research in the department
though strategic recruitment and support of the current faculty. The department
is located on the University of Toledo Health Science Campus, in proximity
to the University of Toledo Medical Center and the Eleanor N. Dana Cancer
Center. The latter is slated for signifcant expansion, with emphasis on early-stage clinical trials and personalized approaches to cancer treatment. Candidates
with research programs in all areas of cancer biology will be considered. Current
research interests represented within the department include development of
new therapeutic approaches based on knowledge of cancer signaling pathways,
gene regulation, tumor microenvironment, and mechanisms of cancer invasion
and metastasis. Specifc information about the research interests of the faculty
is available at http://www.utoledo.edu/med/depts/cancer-biology/profles.
html. In addition to its research mission, the department is strongly committed
to graduate and medical education. The Cancer Biology track of the Biomedical
Sciences graduate program is closely aligned with the department.
The next Chair is expected to have excellent communication and leadership
skills, a strong commitment to faculty mentorship, experience in medical or
graduate education, and a clear vision for advancing the research mission of
the department. A substantial record of extramurally funded research in an area
related to cancer biology and the ability to foster intra- and interdepartmental
collaborations are important qualifcations. The College of Medicine and Life
Sciences is committed to growth of its cancer research programs, and the
new Chair of Cancer Biology will be provided with renovated lab space and
resources to accomplish this goal. Applications should include a letter of interest
summarizing research, educational and leadership experience and a curriculum
vitae. Application materials may be sent via e-mail as a single pdf fle to the
attention of the Cancer Biology Search Committee, c/o Megan Newcomer,
COMLS Dean’s Offce, 3000 Arlington Ave., University of Toledo Health
Science Campus, Toledo, OH 43614. firstname.lastname@example.org
The University of Toledo is committed to diversity and equal opportunity.
Applications from women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged.