Open Rank Tenure/Track Faculty in Cryo-Em

Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Competitive Salary
January 23 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seeks outstanding applicants for a Open Rank, Tenure/Tenure Track position with expertise in single particle cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM), as applied to biomedical research. UNC is purchasing an Arctica with Gatan DED. A Krios and additional Arctica will also be available via a local consortium.

Applicants should hold a Ph.D., and/or M.D. or equivalent degree

Candidates should demonstrate the ability to establish and collaborate in multidisciplinary, funded research programs and internationally competitive research programs.


Qualified candidates will be required to teach both at the graduate and professional levels and be be expected to establish a well-funded and internationally competitive research program. The successful candidate will also play a leading role in developing a state-of-the-art cryoEM facility at UNC.


The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.


To apply:  Applicants must complete an online application at


Applicants should include the following:


Curriculum Vitae, including names and contact information of 4 or more references


Summary of Major Research Accomplishments and plans for the future (3 pages maximum)


Statement of Teaching Experience which must also include how the applicant will contribute to diversity in education and research.