Faculty Position at The Jackson Laboratory

Bar Harbor, Maine
Salary commensurate with experience.
September 17 2021
Position Type
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Faculty Position at The Jackson Laboratory

Bar Harbor, ME and Farmington, CT

Assistant, Associate and Full Professor

The Jackson Laboratory (JAX), one of the world's most prominent genetic and genomic research organizations, seeks to recruit accomplished Postdoctoral Associates and Professors to their existing faculty, a blend of dynamic and established scientists from around the world, all supporting a common goal – improving the quality of health and medicine.

JAX is specifically interested in candidates in these research areas:

  • Computational Systems Biology
  • Cellular Bioengineering
  • Computational Modeling
  • 3D Nucleome/Genomic Structure
  • Immunology/Infection
  • Aging/Regeneration

JAX faculty members enjoy distinct advantages including:

  • A uniquely collaborative environment that fosters interdisciplinary “team science” with no departmental barriers
  • Superior scientific support services
  • Excellent research facilities in Bar Harbor, ME and Farmington, CT, including a new $135M state-of-the-art genomics research center on the campus of the University of Connecticut’s Health Center in Farmington, CT (2 hours to Boston and NYC)
  • Partnerships with leading universities and medical centers
  • Predoctoral and postdoctoral training programs
  • Numerous courses and conferences focused on genetics, genomics and biomedicine
  • Working for an institution that has been voted repeatedly among the top 15 “Best Places to work in Academia” in the world by readers of The Scientist
  • Competitive compensation, relocation, and start-up research packages

The Jackson Laboratory continues to seek Postdoctoral Associates and Professors who will provide unique perspectives on the world and approaches to solving problems.  We value diversity among our faculty, are committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive intellectual community, and strongly encourage applications from candidates who will enhance our representational diversity. The Jackson Laboratory particularly welcomes candidates whose research, teaching, and community engagement efforts contribute to a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment for our faculty, researchers and staff.  We view such experience as critical to the mission of Jackson Laboratory, ensuring that diversity, equity and inclusivity is not only a value but a practice.

More information about The Jackson Laboratory can be found here:  https://www.jax.org/

To apply, please submit your CV with Research Statement and area of interest to: facultyjobs@jax.org

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