Columbia University in the City of New York (CU)

Assistant Professor (Tenure - Track) – Genetics and Development

Columbia University / Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons

New York, NY, United States


The Department of Genetics and Development at Columbia University in the City of New York is seeking candidates for a tenure track Assistant Professor position. We will consider all areas of genetics; however, we are particularly interested in research areas relevant to human health.

More information about our department can be found at the Department of Genetics and Development (

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and the school has allocated resources to target the recruitment of underrepresented minorities. Particular attention will be given to Underrepresented Minority (URM) applicants.


  • Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree.
  • Have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research.

Application Instructions

First consideration will be given to applications received by October 5, 2022, but applications will be accepted after this date.

Interested applicants should submit an application with a curriculum vitae (five pages maximum), a statement of research with a description of significant research accomplishments, and future research plans (four pages maximum) and arrange for three references to submit letters of recommendation.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.