The Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology of the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Indiana will be hiring a new Research Professor (non-tenure track) at the Assistant or Associate level who possesses expertise in cellular stress response pathways and their applications to cancer therapies. The successful candidate will conduct research in the area of targeted anticancer therapies involving small molecule disruption of the integrated stress response (ISR). The project utilizes biochemistry and molecular and cellular biology featuring in vitro and in vivo models of cancer.
A Ph.D. or M.D. and at least 5 years of training/experience in biochemistry and cellular and molecular biology are required. Prior experience with anticancer therapeutics, Integrated stress response biology, and design and implementation of small molecule chemical and genomic screens and pharmakokinetic/pharmacodynamic (PK/PD) studies is preferred. Successful candidates will have the ability to work in a multi-discipline, collaborative environment and experience with mentoring graduate and postgraduate trainees is preferred. Rank will be determined based on experience. Interested individuals should send a curriculum vitae, a cover letter stating research interests, and the names and addresses of references.
We encourage applications from women and other underrepresented groups. In addition, it is the University's policy to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities. Indiana University is an EEO/AA Employer, M/F/D.
Department Contact for Questions:
Roxanne Seger email@example.com 317-274-9624
OAA #: IUSM005732016
Internal Number: 7685
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