Tenure-track Faculty Positions

Employer
Columbia University
Location
New York City, New York (US)
Salary
Undisclosed
Posted
September 13 2018
Ref
W-016177
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

The Department of Surgery in the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the School and Engineering and Applied Science are pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position at Columbia University in the City of New York. Applications at the level of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor will be considered. Candidates are sought in the broad area of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. The selected candidate is expected to develop and lead an original externally funded research program, and to contribute to the research and educational missions of the Departments of Surgery and Biomedical Engineering. The University offers a rich environment for multidisciplinary research and encourages collaborations amongst clinical and basic science departments. This position seeks candidates who will develop research across the fields of tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, stem cell biology, and surgical disciplines. An ideal candidate will strengthen ties between the Departments of Surgery and Biomedical Engineering, building upon existing strengths in the use of cellular, tissue and whole organ engineering, and regenerative medicine to treat diseases of the cardiovascular, pulmonary and digestive systems. The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Requirements include MD, PhD or its professional equivalent in biomedical engineering or a related field, a record of pioneering research in the area of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, and demonstrated abilities to attract extramural research funding and to teach effectively. Candidates should apply online and upload a curriculum vitae, statement of current and future research (1-2 pages), and contact information for three experts who can provide letters of recommendation.

Application link: academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=66483

The Department of Surgery and Department of Systems Biology in the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons are pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position at Columbia University in the City of New York. Applications at the level of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor will be considered. Candidates are sought with specific research interests in applying systems biology approaches to questions in immunology of translational relevance to human diseases. Collaborations with groups studying the anatomy of the immune responses in mice and humans in health and disease are particularly encouraged. Columbia University Medical Center provides a highly interactive, collaborative environment for pursuing studies in systems biology. Candidates are expected to develop an independent peer-review funded research program. In addition to setting up a vibrant research program in systems immunology, the candidate is expected to participate in the training of graduate students and surgical residents, and participate in the teaching of graduate students. Candidate should also participate in both systems biology and immunology seminar series and serve as a member of the research committee in the Department of Surgery. PhD, MD or its professional equivalent required. Candidates should apply online and upload a curriculum vitae, statement of current and future research (1-2 pages), and contact information for three experts who can provide letters of recommendation.

Application link: academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=66484

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