Tenure Track Faculty Position in Regenerative Medicine and Cell Biology

Tenure Track Faculty Position in Regenerative Medicine and Cell Biology

 Department of Regenerative Medicine and Cell Biology

Up to two tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor level are available for researchers that focus on a topic broadly related to the digestive system. Candidates whose research complements existing department strengths, which include tissue engineering, pluripotent stem cell differentiation, digestive disease research, and molecular biology of cell function, are particularly encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will become members of the Digestive Disease Research Center, a recently developed priority of the MUSC strategic plan that provides core facilities, pilot project funding, and a rich mentoring environment for junior investigators. Competitive salary, laboratory space and start-up funds are available.  Research at MUSC is supported by several excellent core facilities specializing in imaging, genetically modified mice and rats, drug discovery, proteomics, genomics, and flow cytometry.  Information about the Department can be found at https://medicine.musc.edu/departments/regenerative-medicine.

Applicants should provide a research plan and a curriculum vitae including the names of three references through the MUSC employment portal: http://careers.pageuppeople.com/756/cw/en-us/job/516847/univ-open-rank-tenure-track-faculty. Review of applications will begin in September and continue until the position is filled.

The Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston has approximately 2,200 graduate and professional students that are supported by 1300 faculty members. Total annual research funding exceeds $250 million. This includes funding that supports the NCI–designated Hollings Cancer Center, a Clinical and Translational Science Award, and multiple institutional training grants that support graduate student stipends.  Charleston is a unique coastal city of half a million residents that has a rich history, numerous arts and cultural events, an exceptional culinary environment, and offers extensive outdoor beach and recreation opportunities. Information can be found at http://www.charlestoncvb.com/.

MUSC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.