Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

New York City, New York
Post-doctoral experience preferred
Sep 01, 2019
Sep 30, 2019
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Education
Work Function
Job Type
Full time


Candidates in all areas of biochemistry are invited to apply for a position as a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor at Barnard College, an independent liberal arts undergraduate college for women in New York City, affiliated with Columbia University.  Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to both teaching undergraduates and establishing a vigorous externally funded research program involving undergraduates.  We are interested in candidates with a commitment to mentoring and supporting students from underrepresented groups.  Post-doctoral research experience preferred.  While preference will be given to candidates at the assistant professor level, exceptional candidates at the associate professor level may be considered, but must contact the search committee chair before the application will be reviewed. Responsibilities include teaching biochemistry lecture and biochemistry laboratory courses and directing student research.   Please see our web page for more information:  

Applications should include a letter of interest that specifically addresses the candidate’s interest in Barnard College, undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies are fine), curriculum vitae, statement of proposed research, teaching statement that includes a discussion of approaches the candidate would use to foster an inclusive community in the classroom and laboratory as well as their preparation for the position, and three letters of recommendation.  

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Deadline: October 10, 2019.  

Barnard College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is actively committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community.  We especially encourage women and candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.

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