The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, a world-class research institution located in La Jolla, CA, seeks candidates for the following faculty positions.


The Salk Institute is seeking faculty members at the Associate and Full Professor levels in diverse disciplines, including neurosciences, cancer biology, plant sciences, aging, physiology and metabolism, synthetic biology, immunology and pathogenesis, integrative biology, gene regulation, and human genetics.  Applicants must have a PhD or MD degree and a strong record of innovative research.

The Salk Institute, an internationally renowned organization with a collaborative research environment, seeks interactive individuals who are passionate in their exploration of important problems in science.  The Institute offers outstanding recruitment packages, competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

Qualified candidates are invited to apply online at  Applicants must submit a curriculum vitae and a statement describing their three most significant scientific contributions and their future research plans.  Further details are available on the Salk website.

Applications and all required materials will be accepted until July 1, 2017.  The Salk Institute for Biological Studies is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is actively committed to ensuring diversity in all Institute employment.