Assistant Professor of Medicine

Boston, Massachusetts
Competitive startup package and benefits to build an independent research program
September 19 2018
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Center for Data Sciences

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Assistant Professor of Medicine

The Department of Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital invites an outstanding scientist or physician-scientist for an Assistant Professor position within the Center for Data Sciences. Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School will be commensurate with experience, training, and achievement. The successful applicant may be eligible for secondary appointment in the HMS Dept. of Biomedical Informatics and appointment at the Broad Institute. 

The faculty member will be offered a competitive startup package to build an independent research program with a focus in the use of quantitative data-driven approaches to tackle challenges in biomedical research. The member will recruit talented post-docs and graduate students, and spearhead methodological and disease oriented research. The successful candidate will also engage in teaching students and fellows in the laboratory and/or classroom. He or she will have access to world-class research facilities within HMS, the Broad Institute, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. 

The Center for Data Sciences is a unique collaboration between the Department of Medicine at BWH (Division of Genetics), the Department of Biomedical Informatics (Harvard Medical School), and the Broad Institute. The goal of the center is to foster interdisciplinary and quantitative disease-oriented research.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D., M.D. or M.D.-Ph.D., relevant training, and should send a CV, statement of research interests, and names with contact information of 4 references at Associate Professor level or above, by October 19, 2018 to: 


BWH / HMS Center for Data Sciences Search Committee

Soumya Raychaudhuri, M.D., Ph.D.

c/o Dennis Guevara, email:

Harvard New Research Building

77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, NRB 255

Boston, MA 02115


             We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law. Women and minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

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