The University of Chicago's Biological Sciences Division (BSD) and Pritzker School of Medicine seek applications for up to three tenure-track assistant professor positions. The BSD comprises ten basic science departments (https://biologicalsciences.uchicago.edu/about/basic-science-departments), thirteen research-intensive clinical departments (https://biologicalsciences.uchicago.edu/about/clinical-departments), and numerous interdisciplinary graduate programs, institutes, and centers. These assistant professorships are for those who will best complement and extend the research and educational contributions of the existing faculty, and are not restricted to any specific discipline. Appointment will be in an appropriate department of the BSD.
Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must have a doctoral degree or equivalent. To be considered, those interested must apply through the University of Chicago's Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: http://apply.interfolio.com/80360. Applicants must upload a CV including bibliography and a ≤ 1-page statement of prospective contribution to the research and educational programs of the BSD as a faculty member. The statement may include a description of the candidate's experience in teaching diverse students [the University's Diversity Statement can be found at https://provost.uchicago.edu/statements-diversity]. We will consider group applications if each member applies; please indicate this in the statement.
Review of complete applications will begin no earlier than 1 December 2020 and repeat at least quarterly thereafter.
We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University's Statements on Diversity are at https://provost.uchicago.edu/statements-diversity.
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