Open Rank, School of Medicine Faculty

Charlottesville, VA
May 29, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Open Rank, School of Medicine Faculty

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Center for Membrane & Cell Phy

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 06-02-2016

Posting Summary:

The newly expanded Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology at the University of Virginia invites applications for tenured/tenure-track positions in High-Resolution Live-Cell and Tissue Imaging. Live-cell and super-resolution imaging are undergoing a revolution and the University of Virginia seeks to position itself at the forefront of these developments by building a team of creative and highly collaborative scientists developing and employing such methods to solve important biomedical problems. Tenure status and rank of the positions will be dependent on qualifications. Incumbents will be resident members of the Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology and will also have an appointment in a basic science or clinical department of the UVa School of Medicine. Outstanding opportunities exist to collaborate with structural, computational, cardiovascular, cancer, developmental, cell, and chemical biologists and neuroscientists in a highly interactive research environment at the University of Virginia. Competitive start-up packages will be offered.

Successful applicants will have a Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent degree, will be highly creative, and must have demonstrated exceptional scholarly success in their field. Demonstration of sustained grant or equivalent support is required for appointments at a mid-career or senior rank.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0618868. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and contact information for three references. The positions will remain open until filled.

For further information about the positions, the scope of the search, and application process, please contact Ms. Jennifer Nickerson at or (434) 243-0817 or Dr. Jochen Zimmer at

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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