Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine has committed substantial resources toward expanding interdisciplinary research in the Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Department. A new Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, with founding faculty members from the Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Biological Chemistry, is led by Dr. Ali Shilatifard, an internationally recognized leader in chromatin biology, gene expression and epigenetics, and on how the misregulation of these pathways contributes to human cancer. We are now seeking candidates to fill a new full-time, tenure track faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or full Professor ranks. Northwestern University offers a collegial and collaborative scientific environment that is rich with core facilities, robust cross-disciplinary graduate training programs, and diverse expertise.
Candidates should have a PhD, MD/PhD or MD degree, significant research experience, and evidence of sustainable extramural funding. Salary is commensurate with experience. Start date will be for the 2016-2017 academic year. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Please submit by email (as a single PDF) a cover letter, curriculum vitae, summary of research experience, and future plans along with names and contact information for three references to BMG-search@Northwestern.edu.
Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University Chicago, IL 60611
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
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Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.