Assistant Professor in Cell Biology

The Department of Cell and Developmental Biology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant Professor positions in the tenure track. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research.

Applicants must have achieved outstanding success in an area of cell biology research, applying state-of-the-art methods that include some combination of cutting-edge microscopy, live imaging, genetic, genomic, biochemical or computational approaches. Of particular interest are applicants who study fundamental cellular processes in an animal context. Successful candidates are expected to develop independent, federally funded research programs, and express a strong commitment to the graduate and medical education missions of our Department. More information about the Department can be found at http://cdb.med.upenn.edu/.

First consideration will be given to applications received by October 15, 2016, but applications will be accepted after this date.

Dr. Mary Mullins, Vice Chair for Cell Biology, is Chair of the Search Committee.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Apply for this position online at: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d4379.

 


 

Assistant Professor in Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology

The Institute of Regenerative Medicine (IRM) in the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant Professor positions in the tenure track. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research.

Institute of Regenerative Medicine investigators span the Schools of Medicine, Engineering, Veterinary Medicine, Dental Medicine, Arts & Sciences, and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. We engage in inter-disciplinary research with the goals of understanding normal developmental and regenerative processes, modeling and studying human diseases, and developing diagnostics and medicines including cell and tissue therapeutics. More information about the IRM and its investigators can be found at http://irm.med.upenn.edu/.

The successful applicant will have experience in the fields of stem cell biology, neurogenesis, reprogramming, tissue engineering, and/or regenerative biology and medicine.

Applicants should have demonstrated outstanding success in research. We expect that successful candidates will apply innovative approaches to address fundamental questions in any area of relevance to the Institute. Research can be conducted in model organisms, human cells or organotypic cultures, or other cell systems.

Successful candidates are expected to develop extramurally funded research programs and be committed to the graduate education and outreach missions of the Institute.

First consideration will be given to applications received by October 15, 2016, but applications will be accepted after this date.

Dr. Ken Zaret, Director of the Institute for Regenerative Medicine is the Chair of the Search Committee.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Apply for this position online at: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d4368.

 


 

Research Associate 

The Department of Cell and Developmental Biology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Research Associate positions in the Academic Support Staff. This appointment will be initially for one (1) year and continuation during that time period and renewal are based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding – limited to (3) three years.

The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Developmental Biology. Responsibilities include: Conduct studies focused on cellular processes that occur during development or that maintain homeostasis in adult organisms, such as cell division, cell motility, muscle structure and function, cell signaling and signal transduction, cell and molecular recognition. Applicants must engage in training activities such as mentoring meetings, writing manuscripts, applying for grant funding, to develop more independence in research. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE.  Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Apply for this position online at: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g305/d4582