UNC Department of Public Safety Tenure-track Faculty Position in Cryo-EM in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Position Summary

The Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics in partnership with the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center in the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seeks outstanding applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in structural biology with specialization in high resolution cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) as applied to cancer and/or drug discovery, broadly defined. Outstanding applicants for the Assistant Professor level are especially encouraged to apply for this open rank position. Applicants should hold a Ph.D., or M.D. or equivalent degree, and will be expected to establish a well-funded and internationally competitive research program, and teach at both the graduate and professional levels. The successful candidate will play a leading role in developing a state-of-the-art cryoEM facility at UNC. Women and members of under-represented minority groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Educational Requirements

Applicants should hold a Ph.D., and/or M.D. or equivalent degree

Qualifications and Experience

Candidates should demonstrate the ability to establish and collaborate in multidisciplinary, funded research programs and internationally competitive research programs. Qualified candidates will be required to teach both at the graduate and professional levels. The successful candidate will play a leading role in developing a state-of-the-art cryoEM facility at UNC.

Special Instructions

To apply: Applicants must complete an online application at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/107617

Applicants should include the following:

Curriculum Vitae, including names and contact information of 4 or more references

Summary of Major Research Accomplishments and plans for the future (3 pages maximum)

Statement of Teaching Experience which must also include how the applicant will contribute to diversity in education and research

Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919) 962-1092 or send an email to facultyrecruitment@unc.edu.

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Working Title: Tenure-track Faculty Position in Cryo-EM

Appointment Type: Tenured/Tenure Track

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Vacancy ID: FAC0001807

Posting Open Date: 10/17/2016

Open Until Filled: Yes

Proposed Start Date: 03/01/2017

Department Contact Name and Title: Susan Sarvis, Human Resources Consultant

Department Contact Telephone or Email: susan_sarvis@med.unc.edu