Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in Single Cell Spatial Analyses at University of Michigan
Michigan Medicine: Medical School: Single Cell Spatial Analysis Program
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Sep 4, 2021
Nov 28, 2021 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time
The Single Cell Spatial Analysis Program (SCSAP), as part of the $150 million, campus-wide Biosciences Initiative at the University of Michigan, is soliciting applications for tenure-track faculty positions (all ranks). The SCSAP is a highly integrative program that provides an intellectual foundation and research resources to enhance single-cell and spatial analyses to the University of Michigan community. For more information, see https://singlecellspatialanalysis.umich.edu.
Primary school and departmental affiliation(s) will be determined by the applicant’s research area and existing programs. We welcome applications for any area of spatial biology, including but not limited to: new technologies for high-content spatial analyses using sequencing- and/or imaging-based approaches, bioimaging informatics and computational algorithms for integrated spatial ‘omics analyses, or applications of innovative approaches to addressing basic or applied biomedical and/or public health challenges. Successful candidates will become integral members and future leaders in the Single Cell Spatial Analysis Program.
The candidate is expected to have a doctoral degree (PhD and/or MD) in a relevant scientific, medical, or engineering discipline; a strong commitment to teaching excellence and mentorship; the ability to work collaboratively across disciplines; and a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in higher education.
Qualifications include a clear track record in the field of spatial analysis; an outstanding record of contributions to the field commensurate with rank; post-doctoral experience in an academic or other research setting; and evidence or strong potential of obtaining independent funding.
A complete application should include:
1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum vitae
3. Statement of research experience and future plans (up to 3 pages)
4. Statement of teaching philosophy and experience (1 page)
5. Statement of DEI philosophy and experience (1 page)
6. Contact information (email and phone number) for at least 3 references.
Apply at http://apply.interfolio.com/92468. For questions, please contact Dr. Jun Li (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Dr. Justin Colacino (email@example.com).
Review of applications will continue until suitable candidates are identified.
The University of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is also responsive to the needs of dual career couples. Women, minority, and underrepresented candidates are particularly encouraged to apply. This search will be conducted in a manner consistent with the University of Michigan’s campus-wide Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Planning Initiative. For more information, see https://diversity.umich.edu/about/.