Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Location
Salt Lake City, Utah
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience. Includes benefits.
Posted
August 22 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

Tenure-Track Positions in Molecular Life Sciences

As part of a major expansion, the University of Utah Department of Biochemistry is searching for multiple talented new investigators as Assistant Professors in the tenure-track.  Candidates at more senior levels may also be considered.  Our goal is to achieve transformative excellence in the molecular life sciences by recruiting innovative colleagues to our collaborative community.  The scope of this search is broad, and includes Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Chemical Biology, Imaging and Protein Design. Opportunities exist for considerable synergy with institutional initiatives in: Biophysics, Cancer, Inflammation/Infection/Immunity, Metabolism, Neuroscience, and Translational Research.  The starting date is flexible. Applications will be reviewed as they are received starting from October 15.  Positions will remain open until filled.

Apply online at:  http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/67172

Contact person: Jill Wilson,  jill.wilson@biochem.utah.edu


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The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.