The Rockefeller University seeks exceptional, interactive, and creative
scientists to join its faculty. We invite applications from outstanding
candidates for tenure-track positions.
The University has a laboratory-based organizational structure that fosters
interdisciplinary research. We encourage applications in the following areas:
FACULTY POSITIONS AT
THE ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY
•Chemical & Structural Biology
• Genetics & Genomics
• Immunology, Virology & Microbiology
•Medical Sciences, Systems Physiology
& Human Genetics
•Molecular Cell Biology
•Neurosciences & Behavior
•Organismal Biology & Evolution
•Physical, Mathematical &
• Stem Cells, Development,
Regeneration & Aging
Details about specific subjects of research can be found at:
The Rockefeller University provides strong support for the research
work of its faculty. The positions offer competitive salary, benefits and
start-up funds, renovated laboratory space, access to state-of-the-art
core facilities and extensive opportunities for collaboration both within
the University and with neighboring institutions.
Applications are being accepted electronically through our Online
Application System at http://oas.rockefeller.edu. Applicants should
follow the online application procedure.
The deadline for application submission is April 18, 2014.
If you have questions regarding submitting an
application, please contact our Administrator at
The Rockefeller University is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity/VEVRAA Employer
and solicits applications from women and
Lecturer in Common Core Curriculum
Applications are invited for appointment as Lecturer in Common Core Curriculum in the Faculty of
Science, from as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal.
The University has established a Common Core Curriculum for all undergraduates since September
2012. The Faculty of Science offers courses in the area of Scientific and Technology Literacy to
students from all ten Faculties. A senior Professor in the Faculty of Science will lead the teaching of
these courses and work with the Lecturer in the relevant area who will serve primarily as a tutor for
small groups of students from multiple disciplines. The medium of instruction is English. Information
about the Common Core Curriculum can be viewed at http://tl.hku.hk/common-core-curriculum.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree, preferably in Physical Sciences, and substantial teaching
experience in subjects related to general education at the university level. Strong candidates with a
background in Biological Sciences are also welcome. The appointee’s duties include conducting small-group tutorials for two courses per semester, marking assignments/examination scripts, preparing
teaching materials, supervising student work, developing ne w courses, and undertaking other tasks
related to science education. He/She will meet regularly with the Centre for the Enhancement of
Teaching and Learning to reflect on and refine the teaching activities in Common Core courses.
A globally competitive remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience will
be offered. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income. The appointment
will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme,
totalling up to 15% of basic salary, as well as annual leave, and medical benefits. Please note that
the University is not able to offer a relocation assistance package (including housing accommodation
and a passage and baggage allowance) to the successful candidate recruited from overseas.
For enquiries about the specific job requirements, please write to Professor Sun Kwok, Dean of
Science (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). Applicants should send a completed application form, together
with an up-to-date C.V. and a statement on teaching philosophy, which includes a portfolio of syllabi
and descriptions of courses they have taught or co-taught by e-mail to email@example.com. They
should also arrange for submission of three references from senior academics who are familiar with
their teaching approaches, skills and experience to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate clearly “Ref.:
201400158 (Lecturer in Common Core Curriculum)” in the subject of the e-mail. Application forms
(341/1111) can be obtained at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be
obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Closes April 30, 2014.
The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only shortlisted applicants will
be notified of the application result.
The University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a No-Smoking Policy
Faculty Positions in Pharmacology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine has committed
substantial resources toward expanding interdisciplinary research in the
pharmacological sciences. A new Department of Pharmacology, to be
commissioned in Spring 2014 with founding faculty members from the
current Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Biological Chemistry,
will be led by Dr. A. L. George, an internationally recognized authority on
ion channels. We are now seeking candidates to fll several new full-time,
tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate and full Professor
ranks. We are especially interested in candidates who investigate basic and
translational topics of modern pharmacology applied to any of a wide range
of molecular targets and diseases including cardiovascular disorders, pain,
neurological disorders including but not limited to epilepsy, cancer, addiction, and psychiatric disease. Expertise in pharmacogenomics, developing
novel disease models including stem cell-derived platforms, drug discovery, proteomics and other cutting edge methodologies is highly desirable.
Northwestern University offers a collegial and collaborative scientifc
environment that is rich with core facilities, robust cross-disciplinary
graduate training programs, and diverse expertise.
Candidates should have a Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D. or M.D. degree, signifcant
research experience, and evidence of sustainable extramural funding. Salary
is Commensurate with experience. Start date will be for the 2014-2015
academic year. Applications will be accepted until the positions are flled.
Please submit by email (as a single PDF) a cover letter, curriculum vitae,
summary of research experience and future plans along with names and
contact information for three references to:
Pharmacology Faculty Search
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL 60611
Northwestern University is an Affrmative Action, Equal Opportunity
Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is
contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.