Research Assistant Professor - Fixed

Location
Grand Rapids MI
Posted
Oct 05, 2017
Position Type
Postdoc
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Summary

The Department of Obstetrics Gynecology & Reproductive Biology of the College of Human Medicine at Michigan State University invites applications for a non-tenure system faculty position at the Research Assistant Professor- Fixed Term level. The position targets applicants conducting cutting-edge basic or translational research in the areas of maternal-fetal medicine and/or placental biology. We are especially seeking scientists with expertise in translational bioinformatics and data science.

The successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain an extramurally funded research program.  In addition, the position will engage in laboratory research, manage multiple concurrent projects, advise/supervise student projects and research, and develop research proposals in the Department of Obstetrics Gynecology & Reproductive Biology.Required Degree

Doctorate

Minimum Requirements

Candidates must have a PhD (or equivalent) in the area of molecular or cell biology, physiology, biological sciences or a related field of study, at least three years of postdoctoral training, demonstrate outstanding research productivity, and are expected to develop concepts for own grant application with support from the mentor and department Chair and establish a competitive, independently-funded research program. The successful applicant will be expected to work in across-disciplinary and collaborative environment. 

Required Application Materials

cv and online application