Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor in Biochemistry, Fisk University, Nashville, TN

Ashley Brady
August 31, 2016

Assistant Professor in Biochemistry.

Fisk University ( invites applications for an assistant professor in biochemistry and molecular biology, tenure-track, with demonstrated potential for excellence in student-centered undergraduate teaching and for developing a research program capable of attracting external funding and  resulting in peer-reviewed publications with undergraduate co-authors. The faculty member also will serve as a mentor in the nationally recognized Fisk-Vanderbilt Master’s to PhD Bridge Program. A Ph.D. in biochemistry or a related field with postdoctoral research training is required.   Biochemists examining molecular mechanisms in cellular or organismal contexts by complementing laboratory-based research with computational, modeling, or large-scale data approaches are particularly encouraged to apply. 

Application materials should include the applicant’s Curriculum Vitae, Research Plan, and Teaching Philosophy as well as three letters of recommendation.

All materials should be provided electronically to Dr. Lee E Limbird, PhD, (, Search Committee Chair. Fisk University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Materials are requested before October 1, 2016; the position is available as early as January 2017.