Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Dallas, Texas (US)
Commensurate with experience
September 15 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

The Department of Biochemistry at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center invites applications from candidates for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Candidates should hold a Ph.D. or equivalent and be engaged in innovative research within biochemistry, molecular biology, or at the interface between
chemistry and biology. The Department is strongly research-oriented with major programs in metabolism and metabolic regulation, cancer biology, parasite biology, carbohydrate biochemistry, chemical biology, chemistry and drug discovery. We are particularly interested in strong candidates who wish to study molecular mechanisms of important biological processes and who will complement our existing strengths. UT Southwestern maintains state-of-the-art facilities and employs a faculty that includes four Nobel Laureates and twenty-five members of the National Academy of Sciences.
The Biochemistry Department offers a vibrant environment for research, generous startup support, and participation in graduate-level teaching. Applicants should apply online, submit a curriculum vitae, and a concise two page description of research plans by November 1, 2021 through . Any questions may be addressed to Dr. Margaret Phillips, Chair, Department of Biochemistry at UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. As an equal opportunity employer, UT Southwestern prohibits unlawful discrimination, including discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or veteran status. To learn more, please visit: