University of Texas at San Antonio Assistant/Associate Professor of Biochemistry in San Antonio, Texas

Title of Position Assistant/Associate Professor of Biochemistry

Requisition Number TT20160026P

Department Posting Name Department of Biology

Location Main Campus

Recruitment Type External

Position Type This is a Tenure Track Faculty, benefits eligible position

Grant Funded? No

Hours per week 40

If employee will be working a schedule other than Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm, specify hours and days to be worked


If Temporary, Ending Date

Recruiting Rate Comensurate with experience

Beginning Salary Flexibility Yes

Pay Basis Salary

Required Education Doctoral Degree

Do you want to allow additional experience to substitute for required education? No

Preferred Education Doctoral Degree

Field of Study

Doctoral degree (Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent) in Biochemistry or a related discipline.

MS Office Experience Required Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

Will this position require driving a UT or personally owned vehicle? No

Other Computer and Software Skills Required


Experience and Other Skills Required

Postdoctoral experience and demonstrated potential for excellence in biochemistry, and are expected to have external funding.

Do you want to allow additional education to substitute for required experience? No

Other Skills Preferred

Candidates whose research interests focus on all areas of molecular and cellular biology with a particular emphasis on RNA or protein biochemistry.

Description of Job Duties

This position will include a primary appointment in the Department of Biology at UTSA. The successful applicant will be expected to establish and maintain a productive, externally funded individual research program, to participate in collaborative research activities with other members of the Department, and to participate in academic and service activities based on standard UTSA policies for all faculty members.

Posting Open Date 10/11/2016

Posting Close Date at midnight on

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Notes To Applicants

Note 1: UTSA is a tobacco-free campus.

Note 2: UTSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Note 3: Applicants who are selected for interviews must be able to show proof that they will be eligible and qualified to work in the United States by time of hire.

Note 4: This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.