Faculty Position in Tissue Regeneration/ Assistant/Associate Professor/ School of Molecular Biosci

Pullman, Washington State
Salary will be commensurate with experience.
Sep 12, 2016
Nov 07, 2016
Result Type
Position Type
Full Time

The School of Molecular Biosciences in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University in Pullman, WA, seeks to hire an outstanding individual for a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor of Molecular Biosciences, (http://www.smb.wsu.edu/), who will contribute to a recently funded campus-wide interdisciplinary initiative in Functional Genomics through their research involving progenitor cells and their role in tissue development and repair. Candidates should also use CRISPR-Cas technology in their research. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to establish their research programs in a state-of-the-art building specifically designed   and   equipped for biological research. Duties will include maintaining a strong, externally funded research program, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses on topics of cell biology and molecular genetics, and participating in service at the school, college, and/or university level. Job requirements include a PhD degree in biosciences or a closely related field with a minimum of two years of post-doctoral training in basic science, veterinary medicine, medicine, or a related discipline by the date of hire. Applicants for an Assistant Professor position must demonstrate the potential to establish and maintain an externally funded research program. Applicants for an Associate Professor position must have established an extramurally-funded research program with a record of peer-reviewed publications and national/international recognition. The successful candidate must demonstrate commitment and the ability to successfully advocate for diversity and values of diversity. Applications, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statements of research interests and teaching philosophy should be submitted electronically via:  https://www.wsujobs.com.  Search for position number 71788.  The candidate should also solicit three letters of recommendation to be submitted electronically to the same address.  Screening of applications will begin November 1, 2016. Start date is open, and salary will be commensurate with experience. Direct questions to pinter@vetmed.wsu.edu. Washington State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.