The Department of Cell and Molecular Physiology at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine (SSOM) seeks applicants for a tenure-track position at the ASSISTANTPROFESSOR level. We seek a junior colleague to build on our strengths in cardiac, neuro, endocrine physiology, cell biology, metabolism and translational research. Departmental faculty are actively engaged in diverse research areas including biophysics, cytonuclear signaling, RNA regulation and aging, proteomics, cellular mechano-sensation, neural control of energy balance, heart failure, pain, obesity and diabetes. Departmental research areas, resources, and facilities are described here: www.stritch.luc.edu/depts/physio. In addition, in partnership with Loyola University Medical Center, we are recruiting world-class physician-scientists as part of an Institutional Initiative to aggressively expand translational research at Loyola. The SSOM is undergoing rapid growth in all of its basic departments. Laboratory space will be in the state-of-the-art Center for Translational Research and Education (www.luc.edu/ctre). The faculty applicant will be expected to sustain an independent, externally-funded research program, and contribute to graduate and medical education. Candidates must have a doctoral degree and postdoctoral experience with strong publication records. Review of applications will commence immediately, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applicants can apply online at www.careers.luc.edu or submit a single PDF containing a cover letter, CV, Research Plan and contact info for three references via e-mail to email@example.com. The Department of Cell and Molecular Physiology values and is committed to fostering a culture of equal opportunity for all persons. We strongly encourage individuals identifying as members of under-represented groups and women to apply. Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our faculty.
Doctoral degree and postdoctoral experience with a strong publication record are required
Internal Number: 15302
About Loyola University Chicago
Loyola University Chicago, a private university founded in 1870 as St. Ignatius College, is one of the nation's largest Jesuit, Catholic Universities and the only one located in Chicago. Loyola University Chicago is comprised of four campuses: Lake Shore (LSC), Water Tower (WTC), Health Sciences (HSC), and the John Felice Rome Center in Italy, and is home to ten schools and colleges: arts and sciences, business administration, communication, education, graduate studies, law, medicine, nursing, continuing and professional studies, and social work. Loyola also features course locations in Beijing, China; Saigon-Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Vernon Hills, Illinois (Cuneo Mansion and Gardens); and a Retreat and Ecology Campus in Woodstock, Illinois. Recognizing Loyola's excellence in education, U.S.News and World Report has ranked Loyola consistently among the "top national universities" in its annual publications. Loyola is among a select group of universities recognized for community service and engagement by prestigious national organizations like the Carnegie Foundation and the Corporation for National and Community Service.