Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Location
Salt Lake City, Utah
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience. Includes benefits.
Posted
Aug 31, 2017
Closes
Oct 30, 2017
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Microbiological
Work Function
Teaching-Graduate
Job Type
Full time

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Chemical Biology

As part of a major, institution-wide effort to develop a world-class environment for chemical biology at the University of Utah, the Department of Biochemistry is searching for talented new investigators as Assistant Professor in the tenure-track. We are interested in all areas of chemical biology, broadly defined. Notably strong opportunities for synergy exist in the areas of cardiovascular, cancer, immunologic, infectious, metabolic, and neurological disorders. This recruitment will be supported by the USTAR Economic Development Initiative. In addition to excellence in original research and commitment to education, the successful candidate will develop programs that initiate new commercial opportunities. The starting date is flexible. Applications will be reviewed as they are received starting from October 15. Position will remain open until filled.

Apply online at:  http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/67172

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The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.