Tenure-track Faculty in Cell and Developmental Biology

Chicago, Illinois
Salary comensuate with exprience
September 21 2020
Job ID: 37418 FAO #42397
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Expanding Department of Cell & Developmental Biology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine seeks full-time tenure track Investigators at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor.  The successful candidates are expected to develop an established innovative, extramurally funded research program.

Qualified candidates should hold an MD or PhD degree and have strong scientific contributions in the field of cell and / or developmental biology and record of extramural funding. Demonstrated success in collaborative and interdisciplinary research is a plus. 

The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled.

    When applying, please upload the following documents as pdf files: (1) cover letter describing your interest and alignment with the position; (2) full CV; (3) a detailed research statement outlining past and future research goals (2 pages max), along with short statements that highlight experience in teaching / service and contributions to developing an inclusive environment; and (4) a list of three individuals (with email addresses) who could write letters of reference on your behalf.

Please read ALL instructions and make preparations before proceeding to the application page:

  • Applications will only be accepted via online submission (see link below).
  • Please prepare all documents in advance as Adobe PDF files, and please be sure all information is entered correctly and accurately (especially names and email addresses), as there will be no opportunity for online revision after your application has been submitted.
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Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.