Assistant Professor, Developmental and Cell Biology

Location
Princeton, New Jersey (US)
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Aug 10, 2016
Closes
Nov 03, 2016
Ref
Requisition #1600625
Result Type
Jobs
Position Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Professor, Developmental and Cell Biology

The Molecular Biology Department at Princeton University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level.  We are seeking an outstanding investigator using a multicellular model system and advanced genetic tools to address fundamental questions in the area of Developmental and Cell Biology. Princeton University has a strong commitment to interdisciplinary studies, especially in the areas of genomics, quantitative and computational biology, biophysics, evolutionary biology, and neuroscience.

We seek faculty members who will create a climate that embraces excellence and diversity, with a strong commitment to teaching and mentoring that will enhance the work of the department and attract and retain a diverse student body, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants must have a have a Ph.D. or equivalent advanced degree, an excellent record of research productivity, and demonstrate the ability to develop a leading research program. Applications must be submitted online at http://jobs.princeton.edu, requisition #1600625, and should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a two-page research description, and contact information for three references. Preference will be given to candidates who apply by October 30, 2016.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.