Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Human Genetics

UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas (US)
competitive salary/benefits; attractive start-up package; relocation expenses
October 01 2017
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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Human Genetics

The Center for Human Genetics (McDermott Center for Human Growth & Development) at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (http://www.utsouthwestern.edu/mcdermott-center) invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor. We are seeking individuals with innovative experimental research programs in human molecular genetics. Successful applicants will be expected to establish a vigorous independent research program and to teach students at the graduate level.

The individual should hold a graduate degree (MD, PhD or MD/PhD) and have completed a post-doctoral fellowship or be a candidate for the NIH Director’s Early Independence Award. The appointment will include a competitive salary, attractive start-up package, excellent laboratory space in a dynamic research environment with access to the Center’s state-of-the-art infrastructure for basic and clinical research related to human genetics, including family/patient collection, genetic variation, next-generation sequencing and bioinformatics cores. The faculty member will be jointly appointed to a basic science or clinical department.  Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae containing a summary of past accomplishments, a statement of future objectives, and three professional references by email to:

Faculty Search Committee

c/o Susan Hayes, Center Administrator

McDermott Center for Human Growth & Development


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UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.