Assistant Professor, Developmental or Cell Biology, Princeton University

Location
Princeton, New Jersey
Salary
regular full-time, benefits-eligible
Posted
August 18 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

The Molecular Biology Department at Princeton University invites applications in Developmental or Cell Biology for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level.  We are seeking an outstanding investigator using innovative approaches and a multicellular model system to address fundamental biological questions. Princeton University has a strong commitment to interdisciplinary studies with biological research on campus spanning multiple departments. Information about the Molecular Biology Department and associated programs can be found at http://molbio.princeton.edu.

We seek faculty members who will create a climate that embraces excellence and diversity, with a strong commitment to teaching and mentoring that will enhance the work of the department and attract and retain a diverse student body, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent advanced degree, an excellent record of research productivity, and demonstrate the ability to develop a creative independent research program. Applications must be submitted online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/2801 , and should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a two-page summary of current and proposed research, and three letters of recommendation. All materials must be submitted as PDF files. Preference will be given to candidates who apply by October 31, 2017.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.