Tenure-track faculty position in Cell and Developmental Biology

Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois
Commensurate with experience
Closing date
Oct 31, 2022

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The Department of Cell and Developmental Biology at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University in downtown Chicago seeks candidates at the rank of Assistant and/or Associate Professors. Applicants with a focus on developmental processes, cell-cell interactions, intracellular trafficking and nuclear organization are particularly encouraged to apply. Qualified candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. or M.D. degree as well as post-doctoral training. Applicants should have a strong record of peer-review publications and ability to perform cutting-edge research. Competitive candidates will also hold an NIH K level award or equivalent. The successful candidate is expected to create an independent, intellectually exciting, and innovative research program while mentoring graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. We offer a highly interactive collegial research environment with state-of-the-art research facilities, generous recruitment packages, and substantial mentorship to develop a successful academic career.

To apply, candidates should submit a single PDF containing a cover letter, Curriculum vitae, a conceptual summary of future research plans (2 pages max) and additional statements related to teaching experiences and contributions to developing an inclusive environment; and contact information (name, address, email, phone) of four referees.

Application URL: https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/MTE3MA== C

Consideration of applications will begin October 1st, 2022 and will continue until the positions are filled.

We seek candidates who fully embrace and reflect diversity in the broader sense. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.


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