Description: The Department of Biological Chemistry and Pharmacology in the College of Medicine at The Ohio State University, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. The successful candidate will join a vibrant, collaborative and collegial department at The Ohio State University. The successful applicant will have an established research program in structural biology, with a particular emphasis on cryoelectron microscopy and will complement existing departmental and university strengths in RNA biology, chromosome biology, neurological disorders and metabolism.
Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. and postdoctoral research experience. A proven record of research accomplishments in structural biology and a strong publication record are required. Applicants at the Associate and Full Professor levels should have current federal funding for their research program. Applicants with programs in cryoelectron microscopy will have ready access to a brand new facility with 200 and 300 keV instruments (Glacios and Krios) housed at the Center for Electron Microscopy Analysis (https://cemas.osu.edu/), and to the Ohio Supercomputer Center (https://www.osc.edu/) for computation.
About Columbus: The Ohio State University campus is located in Columbus, the capital city of Ohio. Columbus is the center of a rapidly growing and diverse metropolitan area with a population of over 1.5 million. The area offers a wide range of affordable housing, many cultural and recreational opportunities, outstanding schools, and a strong economy. Columbus has consistently been rated as one of the top U.S. cities for quality of life, and was selected as one of the Top 10 cities for African Americans to live, work, and play by Black Enterprise magazine. Additional information about the Columbus area is available at http://www.columbus.org.
Application Instructions: Apply to Posting ID # 11728 on Academic Jobs Online at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/11728. Complete applications include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a statement of research and teaching interests, and three letters of reference. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, however those received by November 30, 2018 will receive priority consideration. Inquiries may be directed to Jessica Berner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Appointment is contingent on the university’s verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or university policies. The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC). We are also a founding member of the American Talent Initiative (https://news.osu.edu/news/2016/12/13/ohio-state-among-nations-top-universities-expanding-college-access-for-lower-income-students/) that strives to reach lower income students. The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.