Assistant Professor of Cell Biology-Tenure Track


Job Number: 41905
Category: Faculty and Physicians
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 230800 - Cell Biology
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Schedule: Full-time

The Department of Cell Biology at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center seeks to appoint exceptional and collaborative scientists to the position of Assistant Professor (tenure track). Successful candidates will have a strong track record of accomplishment and a clear vision for building an impactful and creative research program within the broad spectrum of cell biology including, but not limited to: the spatial and temporal organization of signal transduction, cytoskeletal dynamics, cell migration, cell-matrix interactions, nuclear organization, cellular homeostasis, membrane trafficking and organelle biogenesis, structural cell biology, computational cell biology and modeling. Those working with any combination of model organisms, organoids, cells in culture or in vitro biochemistry are welcome to apply. Successful candidates will join an internationally recognized Cell Biology faculty and have opportunities to collaborate with outstanding researchers throughout this top-rated medical center. An exceptional startup package, outstanding core facilities, world-class graduate student programs and mentorship provide an environment for success. Candidates must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants should submit their material through the Academic Jobs portal (Job #11290, https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/11290). Make sure to fill out the brief synopsis section to draw us into your full application, which should include: 1) a single page cover letter describing your most significant scientific accomplishments, qualifications and long-term vision; 2) your curriculum vitae (key papers could be annotated); 3) three references uploaded into Academic Jobs; and 4) a brief (2-4 page) description of your research accomplishments and future goals. Applications will be considered starting September 1, 2018.
Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience.
UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.