Genome Integrity (Faculty Positions)

NYU School of Medicine
New York City, New York (US)
February 01 2018
Life Sciences, Genomics
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Genome Integrity (Faculty Positions)
The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at NYUSchool of Medicine

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at the NYUSchool of Medicine invites applications for tenure track positions in the areas of biochemical and translational studies related to DNA damage repair pathways, cell cycle control, and cancer epigenetics. We seek creative and ambitious applicants with exceptional records of achievement to join our department, which is comprised of an interdisciplinary faculty with expertise in epigenetics, genome integrity, protein degradation, and chromosome biology ( The candidate’s research interests should synergize with the highly collaborative environment within the Department and throughout the NYU research community. Preference will be given to individuals qualifying at the level of Assistant Professor, but candidates for appointments above the rank of Assistant Professor with current extramural funding and evidence of active contributions to graduate training and medical education will also be considered. Physician scientists are encouraged to apply.

New faculty members will be supported with generous start-up packages, excellent laboratory space, access to laboratory animal facilities, and a wide range of state-of-the-art core facilities providing services in genomics, proteomics, RNAi, bioinformatics, cell imaging, flow cytometry, and pathology. Successful candidates are expected to initiate and maintain a vigorous, independent, extramurally funded research program, participate in the NYU School of Medicine graduate programs within the Sackler Institute and be eligible for membership in NIH-supported training programs designed to support pre- and post-doctoral trainees.

For consideration, please apply through Interfolio ( with: 1) Cover letter; 2) Curriculum Vitae; 3) Brief Description of Research Accomplishments; 4) Brief description of Research Objectives; 5) Up to two key recent publications; 6) Name and contact information for 3 references. Please email ”"> with any questions regarding your application. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the search is closed on June 15, 2018.

Founded in 1841 and located in the heart of New York City, with its vibrant biomedical research community and unsurpassed cultural opportunities, NYU School of Medicine is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

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