Department of Genetics - Assistant Professor, tenure track, Computational Genomics

Employer
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Location
New York
Salary
Depends on Experience
Posted
February 12 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Department of Genetics - Assistant Professor, tenure track, Computational Genomics

The Department of Genetics, Division of Genomics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine has a position available for a new faculty member. Assistant Professor, tenure track, Computational Genomics. A tenure track faculty position is available for a computational genomicist. Concurrent wet bench research and expertise will be viewed as a positive, but the major focus of the new recruit's research program should be on genomic data analysis and interpretation. A human disease interest will also be seen as a strength as this faculty member develops her/his research program in this medical school. The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is located in a residential area minutes from Westchester County and a short commute to Manhattan. Applicants should demonstrate the potential to develop an independent, interdisciplinary research program. Collaboration will be encouraged with the Einstein-Montefiore faculty, the affiliated New York Genome Center, and the broader New York City research community. The new faculty colleague will be expected to pursue basic research and to participate in the expansion of innovative research programs at this institution. A track record of collaboration with molecular biologists, biostatisticians or clinicians is desirable (demonstrated through publications or funding support). Areas of specialization may include but are not limited to human and model organism studies and the genetics of complex diseases. The investigator will be appointed to the Division of Genomics (with mentorship by Division Chief Dr. John Greally) within the Department of Genetics, with potential secondary appointment opportunities in other departments. Faculty rank will be commensurate with experience. Generous start-up funding and protected time for research will be provided. Applicants should hold a doctoral-level degree in a related discipline. Applicants should send a CV, a description of proposed research goals and teaching interests and the names of three references in electronic format to: Ms. Amy Vargas, Department of Genetics, Price 422, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1301 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, New York 10461 at amy.vargas@einstein.yu.edu The Department of Genetics is committed to equity and inclusion. The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Contact Us: amy.vargas@einstein.yu.edu PI107696071

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