Faculty Positions in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
The University of Texas Medical Branch
The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health), Galveston, Texas, seeks multiple outstanding faculty candidates for tenure-track/tenured positions at the rank of Assistant Professor in the broad fields of Biochemistry and Molecular Biologyin the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (http://www.bmb.utmb.edu). The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in elucidating the mechanisms of important biomedical problems at a molecular / atomic level. The candidates should be energized by opportunities to interact with established biomedical researchers in a highly collaborative biomedical research community and to become outstanding mentors to students and postdoctoral fellows. Rich opportunities exist at UTMB for interactions and affiliations with centers of scientific excellence in structural biology and molecular biophysics, biodefense, molecular medicine, cancer biology, infectious diseases, environmental health, aging, and translational sciences (http://www.utmb.edu/centers). In addition to a highly collaborative environment, UTMB offers outstanding core services, including: next-generation sequencing, organic synthesis, mass spectrometry, optical microscopy, flow cytometry, protein expression and purification, molecular biology, solution biophysics, NMR, X-ray crystallography, cryo-electron microscopy, bioinformatics, and computational chemistry (see http://www.utmb.edu/core). Excellent opportunities for scientific interactions also exist through UTMB Health’s participation in the Gulf Coast Consortia and the Keck Center for Interdisciplinary Bioscience (http://www.gulfcoastconsortia.org). We will accept and review applications immediately until December 1st, 2018.
A very attractive recruitment package of salary, start-up funding and newly renovated space will be offered. Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a summary of research accomplishments and future goals (max 3 pages), and contact information for three references to: Mariano A. Garcia-Blanco M.D., Ph.D. at BMB.Recruiting@utmb.edu.
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