Assistant Professor: Broad Institute and Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)
Competitive salary and benefits package
September 13 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard and Department of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, Massachusetts) seeks applicants for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, effective July 1, 2019, or as soon thereafter as possible. The applicant's research program should involve, but is not limited to, the study of molecules, cells, organisms, and/or the interactions among them, using the tools of computational biology, data science/machine learning, genetics, biochemistry, biophysics, and/or cell and molecular biology. The successful candidate will have laboratory space at the Broad Institute.

Successful applicants are expected to share our commitment to undergraduate and graduate education by teaching courses and supervising graduate and undergraduate research, as well as develop and lead a vibrant, independent, research program. We are also interested in candidates who will help promote and provide diversity. Candidates must hold a PhD in the biological, chemical, physical, mathematical, or computational sciences, or in an engineering field; or an MD; or equivalent terminal degree.

Applications must be submitted to: Specific inquiries may be directed to Kristen Uekermann (

The committee will begin consideration of applications on October 15, 2018.

The Broad Institute and MIT are affirmative action employers, and we encourage applications from women and underrepresented minorities.

Both MIT and the Broad Institute are equal employment opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.

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