Tenure-Track Faculty Position for Computational Biology

YSM Genetics
New Haven, Connecticut (US)
September 14 2017
Organization Type
Job Type

Tenure-Track Faculty Position
(Assistant/Associate/Full Professor)
Department of Genetics,
Yale University School of Medicine

The Department of Genetics at Yale University School of Medicine invites applications for junior or senior tenure-track faculty positions. The search is focused on areas of Computational Biology, Genomics and Systems biology. Applications from investigators working at the interface of these areas will be strongly considered. The rank of the appointment will be commensurate with experience.

The Department of Genetics comprises an exceptional group of 31 primary basic science faculty with research interests including fundamental aspects of Human Genetics, Computational Biology, Genomics, Developmental Biology, and Epigenetics, using different model systems including flies, worms, fish and mouse, and humans (https://medicine.yale.edu/genetics/). The Department is closely associated with science initiatives at Yale including The Cancer Center, The Center for Neuroscience, The Stem Cell Center and the Yale Center for Genome Analysis, which is embarked in projects spanning Personalized Medicine, Human Genetics and Cancer biology.

Candidate must hold a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree. Applications and letters of references can be uploaded through InterFolio’s by Committee application website https://apply.interfolio.com/44356. Applications should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a description of previous research (1 page), a concise statement of research plans (up to 2 pages), reprints of two publications and the names of three references, to the attention of Dr. Antonio Giraldez Chair of the Genetics Department. Questions should be sent to genetics.admin@yale.edu. Applications will begin to be evaluated November 15th, 2017.

Interviews will take place as part of a multidisciplinary symposium including candidates for different searches. Please reserve the dates of Jan 16-17th, Jan 29-30th, Feb 5-6th, Feb 19-20th (snow date) as potential dates for the symposium in case you are selected for an interview.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.