Assistant Professor

New Mexico
$77,000 per year + start up
Oct 05, 2017
Dec 04, 2017
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Faculty Position in Bioinformatics/Genomics

The University of New Mexico Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology invites nominations and applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor for Fall 2018. This is a probationary appointment leading to a tenure decision. Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences or related field, and at least one year of post-doctoral research experience. Preferred qualifications include: 1) Evidence of outstanding potential to build a nationally recognized and externally funded computational and/or experimental research program in the areas of Bioinformatics and/or Genomics as demonstrated by publications and grants; 2) Evidence of potential synergistic interactions with existing research programs at UNM and UNMHSC; and 3) Proven ability to teach Bioinformatics and Biological Chemistry and 4) A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities. For best consideration, applicants should apply by November 17, 2017. The position will remain open until filled. To apply and view the position, applicants should go to UNMJobs website:

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