Buffalo, New York (US)
Commensurate with experience
August 29 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

The Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute (HWI) invites applications for a full time Research Scientist in the areas of structural, computational, or molecular biology.  The Institute seeks exceptional faculty candidates who will direct an independently funded research program in important areas of human biology, health or disease.

A startup package will be provided to each individual hired.  Candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. or equivalent in a relevant field and a strong record of scientific productivity.  The position is open to candidates at the junior faculty level but senior level candidates will also be considered. 

HWI is celebrating its 60th year as an independent research institute and expects to make several new hires over the next few years. Located in Buffalo, New York, HWI is at the heart of the growing Buffalo-Niagara Medical Campus and partners with the University at Buffalo, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, and the Kaleida Health System. It also has links to industry, houses a gene to structure company, HarkerBIO, and operates the IMCA-CAT beamline at the Advanced Photon Source.

Candidates are encouraged to develop academic and potentially industrial collaborations.  Interested candidates should send, as a single PDF file, a complete curriculum vitae, a statement of research accomplishments, an outline of future research plans, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent separately to: Search Committee, Hauptman-Woodward Institute, 700 Ellicott Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, or by Email to

HWI is an equal opportunity employer.