The Medical University of South Carolina is a premier research-based institution with more than $170 million in research funding for the latest fiscal year. State of the art research facilities include x-ray crystallography, mass spectrometry, proteomics, microarrays, bioinformatics and confocal microscopy. The Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department consists of 20 faculty members with a broad range of research interests. Opportunities exist to participate in specialized centers for research in cardiovascular diseases, cancer and neuroscience. The Charleston area provides an outstanding quality of life in a historic coastal city offering excellent opportunities to enjoy the arts, sports and outdoor recreation. Competitive salary, benefit package and generous start-up funds are provided for these positions.