Asst Professor - Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology
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Description of Department:
The Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology conducts research and trains undergraduate, graduate and post-doctorate professionals in the science of genetics, molecular biology, developmental biology and cell biology.
Overview of Job Duties:
The Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB) at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at the assistant professor level. We seek to hire outstanding scientists that complement the department's strengths in molecular, cellular or developmental biology, and to expand the research emphasis in stem cell biology. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a creative and innovative research program, to attract external funding, to provide research training for graduate and undergraduate students, and to teach MCDB courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level. A Ph.D., post-doctoral research experience and a strong publication record are required.
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Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Research Experience, and a strong publication record.
Special Instructions to Applicants:Review of applications will begin on October 31st; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References, Statement of Research Philosophy, Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Application Materials Instructions:To apply, please submit the materials listed below in PDF format to this posting at www.cu.edu/cucareers with the following naming convention "LastName_FirstName_NameofDocument", i.e., Smith_John_CV:
1. Cover Letter, which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications (LastName_FirstName_Cover.pdf).
2. Current Curriculum Vitae (LastName_FirstName_CV.pdf).
3. List of References, minimum of three individuals who may be contacted, upon review of your application, to submit written letters of reference upon request (LastName_FirstName_References.pdf).
4. Statement of Research Philosophy (LastName_FirstName_Research).
5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy (LastName_FirstName_Teaching).
Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Boulder
Department: B0001 -- Boulder Campus - 10161 - Biology-MCD Instruction
Posting Date: Oct 5, 2017
Closing Date: Ongoing
Posting Contact Name: MCDB inquiries
Posting Contact Email: [email protected]
Position Number: 00726180