The Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a tenured faculty position in the areas of Molecular Genetics, Genomics, Genome Biology or Gene Expression. The position is anticipated at the ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR or PROFESSOR level. We seek an outstanding scientist who will enhance and complement existing strengths in our broad-based interactive biology department.
Further information about the Deparment of Biological Sciences is available at: http://www.biology.pitt.edu. Highly competitive start-up, compensation and benefits packages are offered.
Successful candidates will have established a successful research program with a strong record of extramural funding and high-impact publications, training of graduate students, and active participation in undergraduate science education. To ensure full consideration, applications and reference letters should be received by 28 February 2018. Applicants can apply online at: https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/MjIz. Candidates should submit (a) a cover letter, (b) a CV, (c) a 3-5-page statement of research accomplishments and future plans, (d) a brief description of teaching interests, (e) a brief description of how your research, teaching or service demonstrates a commitment to diversity and inclusion, and (f) at least three letters of reference. For each reference, you will have the opportunity to input a personal email address or an email address generated through Interfolio’s Online Application Delivery. An email notification will be sent to the designated address with instructions about uploading letters of recommendation into our system. The position is pending budgetary approval. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled