Madison, WI
Mar 08, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 93824-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time

Department: DEPT-A5377

Location: Madison

Categories: Instructional

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 93824-FA

Working Title: Assistant Professor Notice of Filing



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 11, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

ANNUAL (12 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Ph.D. in biochemistry, molecular biology or related discipline required.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

At least 3 years post-doctoral research experience preferred.

License or certificate:

Position Summary:

The Department of Biomolecular Chemistry in the School of Medicine and Public Health at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites applications for a faculty position to study the molecular aspects of cancer biology.

Areas of interest include (but are not limited to) cancer genomics or epigenomics, developing new genome-scale approaches to generate and analyze large data sets for advancing our mechanistic understanding of cancer, cancer systems biology, mechanisms of tumor initiation and progression, and tumor-host interactions. Use of genome-enabled approaches and expertise in computational biology and/or bioinformatics is also desired. The department is housed within the new Biochemical Sciences Complex offering state-of-the-art research space. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to engage the larger campus-wide initiative in precision medicine and human genomics and benefit from an interactive scientific environment with cutting-edge core facilities supported by the NCI-designated Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center. The University of Wisconsin-Madison is a world-class academic institution with an international reputation for basic, translational and cross-disciplinary research and is located in the heart of one of the country's most livable cities.

We seek applicants with a vigorous research program and commitment to teaching to join this highly collegial and collaborative community. The successful candidate will be expected to (1) develop a vigorous and internationally-recognized research program, (2) attract and maintain extramural funding, (3) supervise graduate student and postdoc research, (4) participate in teaching, (5) participate in faculty governance activities in the department, school and/or University, and (6) participate in professional, public and university service.

Additional Information:

A competitive recruitment and selection process was conducted for this employment opportunity and a U.S. worker was not selected. An application for Alien Employment Certification is being fied on behalf of an alien to fill the employment opportunity. Anyone with documentary evidence relative to the application, or available workers, wages and/or working conditions, may contact the Regional Certifying Office of the Department of Labor at the following address:
U.S. Department of Labor
Employment and Training Administration
Foreign Labor Certification National Processing Center
Harris Tower
233 Peachtree Street, Suite 410
Atlanta GA 30303
Phone: 404-893-0101, Fax: 404-893-4642


Kedren Ekelin
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

This position has been filled. This posting is mandatory to meet a United States Department of Labor requirement. See the job posting for more details.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: 07 Mar 2018 Central Standard Time

Application Close: 06 May 2018 Central Daylight Time


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