Assistant Professor

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Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor
Department Name 35258-Med-Computational and Systems Biology
Position Number 0135416
Position Details

We invite applications for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor in the Department of Computational and Systems Biology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

We seek qualified individuals who demonstrate leadership and research accomplishment in the field of Computational Drug Discovery as applied to molecular and/or cellular systems. Possible areas of interest include but are not limited to: information flow in cellular and multicellular systems, multiscale modeling that bridges time scales or length scales, biomolecular interactions, quantitative systems pharmacology, and personalized medicine. Applicants should have a doctoral degree in any pertinent area of science or engineering, plus experience in interdisciplinary research involving biological systems. The successful candidate will supervise graduate students, teach graduate courses, develop a sponsored research program, and collaborate with other faculty.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications, experience and duties. The successful candidate will also have opportunities to interact with colleagues from the Joint Carnegie Mellon University¬≠ University of Pittsburgh Ph.D. Program in Computational Biology, the University of Pittsburgh Institute for Personalized Medicine, the University of Pittsburgh Drug Discovery Institute, the University of Pittsburgh’s newly established Integrative Systems Biology Ph.D. Program, and numerous other divisions.

Application Process

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of three referees, research statement, and teaching statement at Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


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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 09/20/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 11/20/2017
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