The Molecular Biology Department at Princeton University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. We are seeking a colleague who will build a world-class research program leveraging high resolution cryo-electron microscopy and/or cryo-electron tomography in the study of important biological questions. The successful candidate will join a highly collaborative faculty spanning a broad range of fields and will have access to superb resources including a state-of-the-art 300 kV Titan Krios TEM. We are especially interested in attracting colleagues who share our commitment to teaching, mentoring, and fostering a climate that embraces both excellence and diversity.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and must demonstrate the ability to develop a creative independent research program. Applications are accepted online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/17062, and must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three-page summary of current and proposed research. Name and contact information for three references is also required. For full consideration, all materials must be received by November 1, 2020.
This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: D-21-MOL-00002
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