NYU Langone Medical Center (NYULMC)

Chair, Cell Biology

NYU Langone Medical Center

New York, NY, United States

NYU Grossman School of Medicine & its Affiliated Academic Medical Centers

The NYU School of Medicine announces its search for a Chair of the Department of Cell Biology. Concurrently, this individual will be Director of the Skirball Institute. We are seeking a visionary, dynamic and creative scientist, or physician scientist, with a distinguished record of scientific achievements, who can expand and lead a next-generation Department of Cell Biology and the Skirball Institute and the NYU Grossman School of Medicine faculty to increase our leadership in the basic science. The selected Director should have the ability to foster collaborations, promote innovation and creativity. The candidate should have demonstrated leadership in a university, medical center or research institute setting, and realize and capitalize on the great research opportunities at the nexus of basic science and its applications. We expect the candidate to create and foster close collaboration with the other schools and colleges of New York University.

For additional information regarding the Department of Cell Biology and the Skirball Institute at NYU please visit:


Applications and nominations should include a curriculum vitae and narrative discussing areas of clinical, research, education, administration, and leadership. All materials should be sent electronically, for confidential review by the search committee, to: Jariat Zaman, Program Coordinator for Education, Faculty and Academic Affairs, jariat.zaman@nyulangone.org

The NYU Grossman School of Medicine was founded in 1841 and is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and provides a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.


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Chair, Cell Biology