Tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of biochemistry

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Colorado Boulder seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of biochemistry to begin in the Fall of 2014. The area of research interest is broadly defined to include all aspects of biochemical and biomolecular research, as well as emerging areas such as cellular imaging, chemical biology, host-pathogen interactions, and synthetic ecology. We welcome interdisciplinary applicants who plan to establish an innovative research program at the interface of the biological sciences, optics, physical sciences, computer science, and/or engineering, in order to address significant problems in biology or medicine. The candidate is expected to take an active role in undergraduate and graduate teaching, conduct an active externally funded research program, and advise Ph.D. students. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. To ensure full consideration, complete applications including letters of reference should be received by November 15, 2013. Review of applications will begin November 15, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.Applications will only be accepted electronically at https://www.jobsatcu.com, posting # F00797. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae that includes a list of publications, proof of degree, short descriptions of research interests (up to 5 pages) and teaching philosophy (up to 2 pages), and arrange to have three letters of recommendation submitted.

The University of Colorado Boulder is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at hr-ada@colorado.edu.

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