Tenure-Track Faculty Position (Assistant/Associate Professor)

New Haven, Connecticut (US)
Salary commensurate with experience.
September 15 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Yale Center for Genomic Health is looking to appoint an outstanding investigator in human genetics and genomics who will contribute to our core values of diversity, innovation and excellence of our Center.Scientists and clinician-scientists, particularly those from diverse backgrounds and/or whose research focuses on under-represented and underserved in genetics and genomics are especially encouraged to apply.

Applications from investigators working at the interface of human genetics, genomic medicine, population genomics, data science and machine learning will be considered favorably.

About you:

The successful applicant will be appointed in the department within the Yale School of Medicine that is most relevant to their research focus. It is expected that the successful applicants will actively contribute to our core values of diversity, innovation and excellence in human genetics and genomic medicine, and that their previous and proposed research focus and practices will reflect this.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree. The rank of appointment will be commensurate with experience and the position will come with a competitive start up package.

Faculty in the Yale Center for Genomic Health have full access to the vast range of services and facilities provided by the Yale School of Medicine and enjoy the full range of benefits as a Yale faculty member.

The Yale Center for Genomic Health is dedicated to providing an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity in age, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, and ethnicity. Diversity is our commitment and our passion; we invite you to be part of it. Please refer to the official Yale University statement on diversity and inclusion, accessible here: https://medicine.yale.edu/education/admissions/equal/

Application instructions:

Applicants interested in this position must apply via the following link: apply.interfolio.com/94393.

Applications should contain a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a description of previous research (1 page), a concise statement of research plans (up to 2 pages), reprints of 2 publications, and 3 confidential letters of recommendation. Applicants will also be required to answer a series of questions regarding plans to foster a culture of diversity and inclusion. This is an important component of the application and applicants should not substitute this section with their own diversity statement.

Applications should be submitted by November15th, 2021, though late applications may be considered under special circumstances. Specific inquiries about the position may be sent to the attention of Dr. Ira Hall, Director of the Yale Center for Genomic Health at ira.hall@yale.edu.

Interviews will take place as part of a multidisciplinary symposium including candidates for different searches. We are planning for an in-person symposium. Please reserve the dates of Jan 25-26, 2022, Feb 1-2, 2022, and February 8-9, 2022(snow date) as potential dates for the symposium in case you are selected for an interview.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities