The Institute of Molecular Biology and the Department of Chemistry at the University of Oregon (molbio.uoregon.edu; chemistry.uoregon.edu) have an opening for a tenure-related biochemistry faculty member at the Assistant Professor level to begin in Fall 2013 or later. A Ph.D. is required and postdoctoral experience is preferred. The primary selection criteria will be the potential for establishing a vigorous independent research program addressing fundamental problems in cell and molecular biology, and excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Individuals with experience using interdisciplinary approaches in areas such as biophysics, advanced imaging/structural methods, modeling, synthetic biology, systems biology, and/or chemical biology are especially encouraged to apply. We seek candidates with a demonstrated commitment to working effectively with students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. To assure full consideration, apply at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/1728 by November 1, 2012. Review of application materials will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Oregon is an EO/AA/ADA institution committed to cultural diversity.