ASSISTANT PROFESSOR POSITIONS- University of Illinois at Chicago
The Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Illinois at
Chicago (UIC) invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the
assistant professor level. Located in the heart of Chicago, UIC is one of
the nations leading research universities. Numerous opportunities exist
for collaborative research in biological sciences across disciplines at
UIC and with colleagues and institutions throughout the Chicago region.
Successful candidates will be expected to establish a vigorous, externally
funded research program, and teach in the departments undergraduate and
graduate level programs.
Applicants working in all areas of animal and plant genetics are
encouraged to apply. Genetic, biochemical, and bioinformatic approaches to
cellular pathways, development, and/or evolution are of particular
interest. The successful candidates will join an interdisciplinary
scientific community on the UIC campus and the Chicago area, as members of
a diverse department investigating a broad range of areas in biology,
supported by excellent facilities and resources.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree, with postdoctoral experience strongly
preferred, and a demonstrated record of research accomplishments.
To receive full consideration, candidates must complete an on-line
application including the names and email addresses of three references
and submit a CV, research and teaching statements, at
by December 1, 2014. Final authorization of the positions is subject to
availability of state funding. Questions should be directed to Prof. Brian
Kay at bkay from uic.edu.
The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action/equal
opportunity employer, dedicated to the goal of building a culturally
diverse pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching in a
multicultural environment. We strongly encourage applications from women,
minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.
Kate Warpeha, Ph.D.
Molecular, Cell, Developmental Biology Group
Dept of Biological Sciences m/c 567
University of Illinois at Chicago
900 S. Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60607
312 996 7646 (Office)
312 996 0549 (Lab)