Assistant Professor in Cell and Developmental Biology

The Department of Cell and Developmental Biology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the tenure track. Expertise is required in the specific area of cell and/or developmental 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 processes in an animal context.

Teaching responsibilities may include commitment to the graduate and medical education missions of our Department.  Research or scholarship responsibilities may include developing independent, federally funded research programs. Candidates must have evidence of publications and academic scholarship.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research.

First consideration will be given to applications received by November 2, 2019, but applications will be accepted after this date. More information about the Department can be found at https://cdb.med.upenn.edu/.  Dr. Mary Mullins is Chair of the Search Committee.

Apply here: apply.interfolio.com/67693.

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.

 

Assistant Professor – Imaging Genomics and Computational Biology

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the tenure track. Expertise is required in the specific area of developing and applying state-of-the-art imaging-based high-throughput and computational approaches to address basic and translational questions in cell biology, developmental biology, stem cell biology, cancer biology, or epigenetics. Areas of expertise include some combination of cutting-edge microscopy, live imaging, genomic, computational, or single-cell approaches. Applicants must have an M.D. and/or Ph.D. and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and research.

Teaching responsibilities may include mentoring of graduate and medical students, an integral component of this position.  Research or scholarship responsibilities may include maintaining an independent, extramurally funded research program. Candidates must have evidence of publications and academic scholarship.

The position is affiliated with the newly founded Center for Computational and Genomic Medicine at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). CCGM is housed in the state-of-the-art Colket Translational Research Building. A generous recruitment package and lab space will be provided, together with excellent institutional and core research resources. The recruitment is part of a campus-wide initiative to promote innovative genomic and computational strategies for advancing human health and therapy development.

The deadline to apply for this position is December 15, 2019. Apply here: apply.interfolio.com/67696.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.  The University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are an EOEs. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

 

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 three (3) years). Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree.

Responsibilities may include conducting 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 have a Ph.D. degree and experience in the field of Developmental Biology.

The successful applicant will have an opportunity to engage in training activities such as mentoring meetings, writing manuscripts, applying for grant funding, to develop more independence in research. Apply here: apply.interfolio.com/67621.

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.