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Assistant Professor in Developmental, Cell and Molecular Biology

Duke University

Assistant Professor/Early Associate Professor level (Tenure Track) in Developmental, Cell and Molecular Biology in the Department of Biology, Duke University

Position Description

The Department of Biology at Duke University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant/Early Associate Professor level, to start in July or August 2018. Candidates addressing fundamental questions in the broad area of developmental, cell, and molecular biology (DCMB) are encouraged to apply.  We are particularly interested in approaches such as advanced imaging, biochemistry, biophysics, and quantitative methodology. 

The successful candidate will be expected to develop an internationally recognized research program, contribute to teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels, and be actively involved in academic activities in the department and university.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in biological, computational or physical sciences, postdoctoral experience or its equivalent, a strong publication record, the potential to develop a vigorous and well-funded research program, and commitment to teaching.  The application should be pdf files that include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a two-page research summary, a one-page teaching statement, and letters of recommendation from three referees are required. Applications and recommendation letters should be submitted electronically to Academic Jobs Online (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9950).  Applications received on or before November 15, 2017 will be given full consideration.

Duke University, located in Durham, North Carolina, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. We value diversity in all of its many facets and meanings.