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Assistant/Associate Professor

Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Physiology & Biophysics
Boston, Massachusetts
Closing date
Mar 25, 2022

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Life Sciences, Physiology
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The Department of Physiology & Biophysics at Boston University School of Medicine seeks an Assistant/Associate Professor to begin in academic year 2022-2023 or earlier. The successful candidate will have a track record of research excellence, as demonstrated by recent publications and the potential to attract extramural research funding; a commitment and ability to teach physiology and biophysics; a commitment to graduate student guidance and mentoring across all educational programs; and will contribute to departmental and university citizenship. We are looking to expand on current departmental research interests that emphasize the molecular and cellular mechanisms of cardiovascular and neurodegenerative physiology and pathophysiology, and focus particularly on the structural biology and molecular basis of sensory processes, contractile mechanisms, plasma lipoprotein assembly, as well as protein biogenesis and folding. We are seeking colleagues who will contribute to our institutional commitment to inclusivity, equitability, and diversity. The cultural and social diversity of faculty, staff, and students is vital to the excellence of research and academic programs in our department.

Boston University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty.

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For full consideration, please send a single PDF file containing a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information of at least three references to Esther Bullitt, Ph.D., Faculty Search Chair, at:


Boston University is an international, comprehensive, private research university, committed to educating students to be reflective, resourceful individuals ready to live, adapt, and lead in an interconnected world. Boston University is committed to generating new knowledge to benefit society.

We remain dedicated to our founding principles: that higher education should be accessible to all and that research, scholarship, artistic creation, and professional practice should be conducted in the service of the wider community—local and international. These principles endure in the University’s insistence on the value of diversity, in its tradition and standards of excellence, and in its dynamic engagement with the City of Boston and the world.

Boston University comprises a remarkable range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs built on a strong foundation of the liberal arts and sciences. With the support and oversight of the Board of Trustees, the University, through our faculty, continually innovates in education and research to ensure that we meet the needs of students and an ever-changing world.

Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law. Boston University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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