Assistant Professor of Chemistry in the Area of Chemical Biology

Carnegie Mellon Univ, Pittsburgh
Salary and start-up package negotiable.
Aug 11, 2017
Oct 10, 2017
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Education
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at Carnegie Mellon University seeks applicants for the position of Assistant Professor of Chemistry in the area of Chemical Biology. We seek scientists who are eager to join and contribute to a highly collaborative, multidisciplinary environment that promotes innovative research, education and service initiatives.

The successful applicant will benefit from existing research centers such as the Center for Nucleic Acids Science and Technology (CNAST), the Molecular Biosensor and Imaging Center (MBIC) and the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition (CNBC). 

Qualified applicants will have Ph.D. and/or Post-doctoral training at the interface between chemistry and biology with promise for building an internationally recognized laboratory and for dedicated teaching and mentoring of diverse future generations of undergraduate, graduate and post-doctoral students.

Completed applications must be submitted by October 15, 2017.  Application materials including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, teaching philosophy and three letters of recommendation should be submitted to:

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