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Assistant Professor

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To ensure full consideration, applications and reference letters should be received by October 15, 2014. Applicants should email a single PDF document containing a curriculum vitae, a 2-3 page statement of research accomplishments and future plans, and a brief description of teaching interests to biojobs@pitt.edu. Applicants should arrange to have at least three letters of reference sent to biojobs@pitt.edu. Further information about the Department of Biological Sciences is available at: http://www.biology.pitt.edu.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor
Department Name 13226-Biological Sciences
Position Number 0002765
Position Details

The Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for three tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level in the areas of Genomics, Systems Biology, or Computational Biology, pending budgetary approval. We seek outstanding scientists who will enhance and complement our broad-based interactive community of scientific researchers in modern biology. Candidates involved in contemporary research in any area of Genomics, Systems Biology, or Computational Biology are invited to apply, especially those working in the following areas: Genomics of model or non-model organisms; Metagenomics of viruses, fungi, or bacteria; Computational approaches to the study of macromolecular structure and function; Biophysical, mathematical, or theoretical biology; Development, EvoDevo, or cancer genomics. Successful candidates will have a PhD and substantial postdoctoral experience and will be expected to establish an extramurally funded research program, train graduate students, and actively participate in undergraduate science education.

Application Process

To ensure full consideration, applications and reference letters should be received by October 15, 2014. Applicants should email a single PDF document containing a curriculum vitae, a 2-3 page statement of research accomplishments and future plans, and a brief description of teaching interests to biojobs@pitt.edu. Applicants should arrange to have at least three letters of reference sent to biojobs@pitt.edu. Further information about the Department of Biological Sciences is available at: http://www.biology.pitt.edu.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 08/20/2014
Open Until Filled No
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