Chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY USA
College of Physicians and Surgeons seeks to fill a position for the Chair of
the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics. This position will be
associated with a tenured- faculty position at the Full Professor level. We welcome applications from outstanding
scientists, with an international reputation in the fields of or related to
biochemistry/molecular biology, structural biology.
should have a PhD, MD, MD/PhD or equivalent degree, substantial international
stature, and expertise in managing large-scale research programs.
will be expected to develop innovative research programs for the Columbia University
Department of Biochemistry. He or she will also be expected to conduct vibrant,
externally funded research, as well as participate in graduate and medical
student teaching. In addition to a generous start-up and recruitment package,
an endowed chair is available for this position.
committee is especially interested in candidates who, through their research,
teaching and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the
academic community. Columbia University is an affirmative action, equal
opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a
culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and
working in a diverse environment, and strongly encourages applications from
women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.
Please send a curriculum vitae, representative
reprints, and a statement of current and future research interests. Applicants
are encouraged to describe in their letter of intent how their scholarship
contributes to building and supporting diverse communities. Review of
applications will commence on April 30th,
description can be found in
and materials should be submitted electronically to Janiris Jorge,
Columbia University is an equal
opportunity/affirmative action – race/gender/disability/veterans employer.
Biochemistry, Structural biology, Molecular biology