Associate/Full Professor of Genetics

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (US)
Competitive Salary
Aug 09, 2016
Oct 31, 2016
As Seen in New Scientist
Result Type
Position Type
Full Time

Associate/Full Professor of Genetics

The Department of Genetics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Associate or Full Professor position in the tenure track. The Department of Genetics comprises a faculty with diverse investigative interests and close affiliations with the neighboring Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Wistar Institute.

The successful applicant will have extensive experience in original investigation in the fields of human genetics, model systems genetics, and/or regulation of eukaryotic gene expression. Responsibilities include directing an independent research program and participating in graduate and medical school education. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research and education.

Attractive laboratory space and substantial resources are available. For more information about the Department of Genetics, visit

To ensure full consideration, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by October 31, 2016. Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a 2-page statement of research interests, as well as the names of 3 references.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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