CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, California State University
employment.asp invites applications for a
full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position
to begin in August 2013. Applicants shall have a Ph.D. in biochemistry
or a related field as well as relevant postdoctoral experience. We are
particularly interested in candidates whose research complements the
department’s existing research programs or further expands opportunities
at the interface of chemistry and biology. The candidates will be expected
to maintain an active, externally funded research program involving undergraduate and M.S. students, and be committed to excellence in teaching
and mentoring a diverse student population.
Please submit the following required application materials as pdf documents to email@example.com: (a) cover letter, (b) curriculum
vitae, (c) a statement of teaching philosophy and experience that addresses
teaching diverse populations (3 page limit), (d) a statement of research
plans that addresses projects to engage undergraduate and M.S. students
and strategies to obtain funding (3 page limit), (e) reprints of relevant
peer-reviewed publications, (limit of 3), and (f) names and contact information for 3 individuals who will send letters of recommendation. The
recommenders are required to directly send a signed letter on official
letterhead either via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail
to Chair, Biochemistry Search Committee, Department of Chemistry
and Biochemistry, California State University, Fullerton, CA 92834-
6850. Review of applications will begin December 15, 2012, and continue
until suitable candidate(s) are appointed. Position #23603G-13-032.
See full job announcement http://diversity.fullerton.edu/jobs/ft/
Cal State Fullerton is an Equal Opportunity/title IX/503/504/VEVRAA/
CENTER FOR VACCINES AND IMMUNITY
The CENTER FOR VACCINES AND IMMUNIT Y at The Research Institute
at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and The Ohio State University Department
of Pediatrics is seeking PhD, MD or MD/PhD candidates for a tenure-track
position at the Associate or Professor level. The successful candidate will
have an established, independent research program on virus infections of
the human respiratory tract. Research on innate or humoral immunity is
preferred to complement existing NIH-funded programs on the immunology
and virology of viral and polymicrobial respiratory tract infections. Research
on respiratory tract infections in the Center for Vaccines and Immunity is
supported by a close working relationship with the Infectious Diseases
Division of Nationwide Children’s Hospital including access to large patient
populations for translational studies and a special infectious diseases unit
dedicated to facilitating patient identiMcation and recruitment. The Center has
a facility that produces well differentiated human airway epithelial cultures.
The Institute has an AAALAC-accredited vivarium with expertise in animal
infection, particularly rodent and non-human primates and provides state-of-the-art core services for Oow cytometry, bioinformatics, morphology, viral
vector production, genomics, ES cell, transgenic and small animal imaging.
The OSU campus provides many other cores.
Start-up support and joint appointments within OSU graduate departments and
with clinical divisions at Nationwide Children’s Hospital are available. For
more information, please visit our website at http://www.nationwidechildrens.
Send curriculum vitae with contact information for three references to:
The Ohio State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affrmative Action
Interdisciplinary Research Center of Biology and Chemistry
Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities
are encouraged to apply.
(IRCBC) - Exciting Biomedical Research Career Opportunity
in Shanghai, China
The Interdisciplinary Research Center on Biology and Chemistry (IRCBC),
the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, is an exciting new collaborative
research center in China in collaboration with the Shanghai Institute of
Materia Medica and the Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry. The
vision of IRCBC is to bring outstanding biologists and outstanding chemists
to work side-by-side at the interface of biology and chemistry using tools
of chemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, proteomics, bioinformatics
and genomics to address the most interesting and important biological
questions that are relevant to neurological and neurodegenerative diseases.
The IRCBC offers long-term stable support for research (¥2-3 million per
year), highly competitive salary (upto ¥ 600,000 per year), benefts and
generous housing allowance, new laboratory space and state-of-art core
facilities. The IRCBC invites applications from outstanding candidates
from all stages of career, especially junior investigators who are looking
for their frst independent research opportunities, to apply for one of the
two career tracks: Principle Investigators (PI), who will run independent
research laboratories; or Technology Specialists (TS), who will run the
platform technology facilities.
The IRCBC is seeking applicants with expertise in following areas:
Cellular and molecular biology; Proteomic and mass spectrometry; Chemical
biology; Medicinal chemistry; Bioinformatics; Cellular neurobiology;
Electrophysiology; Vertebrate and invertebrate animal models of
neurological and neurodegenerative diseases; Behavioral neurobiology;
Structural biology; Genomics.
Please submit a curriculum vitae with links to representative publication
in the PubMed, one-page description of current research program and
accomplishments, two-page description of future plans with relevance
to neurological and neurodegenerative diseases and the names of three
references by email to“ IRCBC@mail.shcnc.ac.cn”.
Applications will be accepted until the positions are flled. Reviews of
applications will begin in September 2012.
AAAS is here –
infrastructure to the
AAAS is helping the Rwandan
government rebuild its educational
infrastructure as a way to help drive
economic growth and development.
By providing materials such as
the Project 2061 Atlas of Science
Literacy, lesson plans from Science
NetLinks, and access to Science
digital libraries, AAAS is helping
the people of Rwanda work toward
a future built around science and
technology. As a AAAS member
your dues support these efforts.
If you’re not yet a AAAS member,
join us. Together we can make a
To learn more, visit