Posts tagged Career Options: Academia

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor in Biological Data Science, University of Maryland, Baltimore MD

Rachel Howell
October 1, 2014

The Department of Biological Sciences at UMBC invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in biological data science specializing in computational neuroscience, metabolomics, metagenomics, data visualization or evolutionary genomics. The successful applicant will set up a computational laboratory and interact with faculty whose interests span the range from genomics and molecular genetics to evolution and behavior. Applicants must have a Ph.D.

Job Opportunity: Assistant/Associate Professor, Cancer Biology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore MD

Rachel Howell
October 1, 2014

The Department of Pharmacology at University of Maryland School of Medicine (http://pharmacology.umaryland.edu) seeks candidates for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor. We are particularly interested in recruiting individuals with expertise in epigenetics and inflammation in cancer prevention/progression to expand our research programs in the area of hormone responsive cancers.

Job Opportunity: tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor, Molecular Virology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg VA

Rachel Howell
October 1, 2014

The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology in the Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech has an open 9-month faculty position at the rank of tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor level. The primary responsibility will be to establish and maintain a high-quality extramurally funded research program (~75% FTE). There will be opportunities to teach/co-teach in professional (DVM) and graduate courses, and perform service on committees of the department/college/university (~25% FTE).

Job Opportunity: Basic Science Research Scientist, University of Pennsylvania–Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Rachel Howell
September 26, 2014

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure research track. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Bioanalytical Chemistry with a focus on quantitative analysis of drugs and metabolites in all biological samples. Experience in addressing bioanalytical issues and challenges in drug discovery and development is required.

Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Position, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Temple, TX

Rachel Howell
September 26, 2014

A postdoctoral position is available in Dr. Guo’s laboratory for studying the molecular and physiological mechanisms of Type 2 Diabetes and associated heart failure, focusing on actions of insulin and glucagon in liver or adrenergic receptor signaling in heart. The position requires a M.D. with research experience or Ph.D. in biochemistry, cell biology, and mouse genetics.

Job Opportunity: Genomics Faculty Position - Assistant/Associate Professors, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Rachel Howell
September 26, 2014

The Department of Biology at Temple University invites applications for tenured and tenure-track faculty positions in genomics. We are interested in early and mid-career scientists who will integrate concepts, methods, and tools from evolutionary and population genomics to address significant questions in biology and biomedicine. Successful candidates will have a primary focus on large scale analytics and computational science.

Job Opportunity: Tenured or Tenure-Track Position, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

Rachel Howell
September 24, 2014

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Michigan Medical School invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track position at all ranks. The Department has a long-standing record of excellence in research and training relating to microbial pathogenesis and basic immunology. We are currently seeking outstanding scholars with exceptional research potential in any area of molecular and cellular immunology.

Job Opportunity: Tenure-Track Position, Cellular/Molecular Neuroscience, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA

Rachel Howell
September 24, 2014

The Department of Biological Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University seeks applicants for a tenure-track position, preferably at the assistant professor level. This search is associated with the BrainHub (http://www.cmu.edu/research/brain/), a campus-wide initiative to expand brain research across multiple disciplines within the university and with significant investment in facilities for imaging, animal handling, computing and high-throughput technologies.

Job Opportunity: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Biology, University of Delaware, Newark DE

Rachel Howell
September 19, 2014

The Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Delaware (www.bio.udel.edu) is seeking applications from individuals with expertise in genetics for a Tenure-Track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor. Applicants must have a doctoral or equivalent degree, postdoctoral experience, documented evidence of high quality research productivity, and a strong commitment to education and research.

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, Miami University, Oxford OH

Rachel Howell
September 19, 2014

The Department of Psychology at Miami University seeks to hire an outstanding candidate for a tenure-track position in Behavioral Neuroscience at the level of Assistant Professor to start August 2015. The candidate should have a Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience, promise toward developing a strong research and publication record, a strong commitment to both graduate and undergraduate training, and the ability to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in Behavioral Neuroscience.

Job Opportunity: Program Director, Academic Engagement, Duke University, Durham NC

Rachel Howell
September 17, 2014

The Program Director, Academic Engagement (DAE) holds a professional academic advising position in the AAC and reports to the Associate Dean and Director of the Academic Advising Center in the Office of the Dean and Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education. The DAE works closely with the AAC Dean/Director to identify opportunities for Duke undergraduates to engage students in science and math successfully, with a particular focus on undergraduate research, and advises students toward the purposeful integration of natural and quantitative sciences into their undergraduate experience.

Interviewing with the Deans for Your Academic Position

Rachel Howell
September 12, 2014

Interviewing with the Deans for Your Academic PositionWed, November 19, 11am – 12pmAlumni Hall 201 Three Vanderbilt deans share insights gleaned from interviewing numerous candidates for academic jobs. What impresses a dean? What should a candidate be prepared to discuss? What should a candidate NOT do when meeting with the dean? This panel offers a rare opportunity to benefit from the wisdom of highly experienced academic deans.

PhD Career Connections: College Teaching

Join us as we talk to two professors in different academic settings. Tuesday, October 149:00-10:00amPRB 206 Mark Forsyth, PhD, Associate Professor, The College of William and MaryYanice Méndez-Fernandez, Assistant Professor, Trevecca Nazarene University  

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor of Biology, Wesleyan University, Middletown CT

Rachel Howell
September 12, 2014

The Wesleyan Biology Department is seeking to fill a tenure-track position beginning July 1, 2015. We seek an individual who uses genomic approaches to address core questions of biological function. The individual will integrate approaches such as developmental or comparative genomics, systems modeling, or other complementing analyses to study cellular and tissue mechanisms in the context of the organism. The individual will contribute to existing department areas of strength in cell/development, neuroscience, or evolution/ecology.

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