Cornell University

Assistant/Associate Professor of Cell Biology

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Ithaca, NY

Position description: The Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics at Cornell University invites applications for the position of assistant or associate professor in the area of cell biology. Areas of interest include but are not limited to cell signaling, growth, homeostasis, quality control, and organization. We seek candidates who will investigate fundamental cellular and molecular mechanisms using biochemical, genetic, proteomic, structural, or imaging approaches. The position is a 9-month, tenure-track research and teaching appointment. The successful candidate is expected to develop a vibrant, externally-funded research program, to participate actively in undergraduate and graduate teaching and mentoring, and to contribute to an inclusive campus climate in the classroom and the laboratory.

Application procedure: Submit online to a Curriculum Vitae (highlighting up to 5 publications with title and abstract), a Research Plan, Teaching Interests, and a Statement of Contribution to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. In addition, applicants must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted concurrently with the other application materials. Application review begins on November 15, 2019 and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified.

Cornell embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will create a climate that attracts persons of all races, ethnicities, and genders. Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

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Last updated: 2020-01-02