Thomas Jefferson University (TJU)

Faculty Position In Biochemistry, Molecular And Structural Biology

Thomas Jefferson University

Philadelphia, PA, United States


Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Thomas Jefferson University

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) in Philadelphia invites applications for a faculty position; areas of focused interest include Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Structural Biology. We seek outstanding investigators at all faculty ranks (Assistant, Associate, and full Professor), to complement and expand our existing strengths in cell signaling, protein-nucleic acid interactions, transcriptional-translational regulation, chromatin and epigenetics, disease–focused research in neurodegeneration and cancer, as well as structural biology, especially cryo-electron microscopy. (

The Department offers a highly collaborative culture and, in conjunction with the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, provides stateof–the–art core resources for structural biology, imaging, genomics and informatics (

TJU is located in the vibrant Center City area of Philadelphia, surrounded by a wide variety of cultural, historical, and recreational attractions. Philadelphia suburbs are readily accessible to Jefferson by mass transit or car.

TJU values a diverse and inclusive community as it allows us to achieve our missions in patient care, education, and research and best allows us to serve the healthcare needs of the public. TJU is an Equal Opportunity and an Affirmative Action Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, those underrepresented in medicine, persons with disabilities and LGBT individuals. Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research interests and future plans, and contact information for three references to:

Drs. Diane Merry and Gino Cingolani
Chairs, Faculty Search Committee
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Thomas Jefferson University
The deadline for receipt of applications is December 15, 2019.


Please apply via recruiter’s website.