Assistant Professor- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - (1700018W)
The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, within the University of Maryland School of Medicine, is recruiting a structural biologist who has significant expertise in cryo-Electron microscopy (Cryo-EM) for a tenure-track assistant professor position. The successful candidate will be part of the Molecular and Structural Biology Program in the Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center (GCCC) and a member of the Center for Biomolecular Therapeutics (CBT), which is located in the Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) in Rockville, Maryland. It is important to note that structural biologists at the University of Maryland work with National labs in the area including those at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST).
Qualified applicants should submit a single PDF file containing a short cover letter, a detailed curriculum vitae, contact information for three or more references, up to 3 reprints of representative publication(s), and a three to five page description of future research directions to Dr. David J. Weber ( email@example.com ), Chair of the Structural Biology Search Committee. Applications will be reviewed starting on August 15, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent and at least 2 years of relevant postdoctoral experience doing cryoEM-based structure determinations.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Organization: School of Medicine - Basic Science Departments
Job Posting: Jul 18, 2017
Internal Number: 64260
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