Assistant Professor - Tenure Track - Computation Genomics and Medicine - Children's Hospital of...

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Assistant Professor - Tenure Track - Computation Genomics and Medicine - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)

Philadelphia, PA
Open Date:
Dec 4, 2019
Close Date:
Dec 4, 2021

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the tenure track. Expertise is required in the specific area of Computational Genomics and Medicine, and will creatively develop and harness computational and big data approaches to drive biological discoveries and medical innovations. Computational biologists who incorporate wet lab research programs are also welcome to apply. Applicants must have an M.D. or Ph.D or equivalent degree.

Teaching responsibilities may include teaching and mentoring of graduate and medical students is an integral component of this position.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include establishing and maintaining an independent, extramurally funded research program.

The position is affiliated with the newly founded Center for Computational and Genomic Medicine at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). CCGM is housed in the state-of-the-art Colket Translational Research Building. A generous recruitment package and lab space will be provided, together with excellent institutional and core research resources. The recruitment is part of a campus-wide initiative to promote innovative computational strategies for advancing human health and therapy development.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.




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Posted: 12/10/2019
Application Due: 2/10/2021
Work Type: Full Time