Assistant/Associate Professor in the Center for Molecular Medicine

Location
Athens
Posted
Aug 26, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Open Until Filled: Yes

Job Summary: The University of Georgia announces openings for up to two tenure track faculty positions in its new Center for Molecular Medicine (CMM). The CMM will be located in a purpose-built research facility due for completion in the Summer of 2017 (http://cmm.uga.edu). The CMM is dedicated to better understanding the molecular and cellular basis of human disease and translating this into new diagnostics and therapeutics. To advance this mission, we are currently seeking applications from outstanding investigators at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Candidates with interests in the following areas are encouraged to apply: * molecular, cellular and developmental models for human disease * regenerative medicine, tissue repair and tissue engineering * cancer and stem cell biology * drug discovery in human disease Applicants at the Assistant level must have a Ph.D. degree (or equivalent), at least two years relevant postdoctoral research experience, an outstanding publication record, and a well-developed research plan. Applicants at the Associate level should additionally have an already established, well-funded, and impactful research program. The successful candidates will be expected to establish a vibrant, extramurally funded research program. An attractive start-up package with highly competitive conditions of employment will be offered. The University of Georgia (www.uga.edu) is a land grant/sea institution located ninety miles northeast of Atlanta (www.visitathensga.com), and offers an outstanding quality of life in the Athens region (www.georgia.gov).Completed applications received by November 15, 2017 are assured full consideration. The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants at the Assistant level must have a Ph.D. degree (or equivalent), at least two years relevant postdoctoral research experience, an outstanding publication record, and a well-developed research plan. Applicants at the Associate level should additionally have an already established, well-funded, and impactful research program

Preferred Qualifications:

Salary:

Faculty Rank: Open Rank (Tenure Track)

Tenure Status:

Employee Percentage: 100

Location od Vacancy: Athens Area