Assistant/Associate Professor (Tenure-Track)

Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC), CU

New York City, NY, United States

The Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics at Columbia University seeks to fill a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level in the broad area of Cardiovascular Biology. Areas of particular interest include: cardiovascular genetics and molecular physiology; vascular biology, including hypertension and atherosclerosis; cardiomyocyte biology; and cardiovascular development. Approaches that capitalize on human genetics, stem cell biology, tissue engineering, computational methods, and diverse model systems are welcomed.

Will be expected to develop an innovative, externally funded research program, as well as participate in graduate student teaching. A generous start-up package is provided. A joint appointment between the Department of Physiology & Cellular Biophysics and a clinical department (with limited clinical responsibilities) or other basic science departments, depending on research focus, is possible. The successful candidate will interact with existing programs at Columbia University Irving Medical Center in Precision Medicine and Structural Biology, and will have access to relevant Graduate Programs such as the Cardiovascular Training Program in the Department of Physiology & Cellular Biophysics.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or MD degree. Must demonstrate the ability to develop an internationally recognized extramural funded research program.

Applications should include: a curriculum vita, representative reprints, a statement of current and future research interests, as well as three letters of recommendation.

If you have any questions or inquiries regarding your application, please contact Castalia Sanchez, Administrative Manager at ca2001@cumc.columbia.edu

All candidates must apply through Columbia University’s RAPS online employment application system.

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Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

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