Assistant Professor in Chemical Biology

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track or Associate Professor, Tenure -Track

Department Pharm - Chemical Biology

Salary Open

Posting Summary

Susan L. Cullman Laboratory for Cancer Research, Department of Chemical Biology, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy is seeking an outstanding investigator for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level with preference given to those who’s work complements and enhances our current research programs in cancer metabolism, cancer biology, cancer prevention, and neurodegenerative biology.
The successful candidate should hold the equivalent of a Ph.D. or M.D. degree and is expected to develop and maintain a strong extramurally funded research program and participate in departmental teaching at the undergraduate, graduate and professional levels.

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Posting Number 21FA0840

Posting Open Date 07/19/2021

Posting Close Date 06/01/2022

Qualifications

  • Minimum Education and Experience

Ph.D. or M.D. and a strong background in an area to compliment the department’s current research programs in cancer metabolism, cancer biology, cancer prevention, or neurodegenerative biology.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

The successful candidate is expected to develop and maintain a strong extramurally funded research program to complement department’s current research programs in cancer metabolism, cancer biology, cancer prevention, and neurodegenerative biology, and participate in departmental teaching at the undergraduate, graduate and professional levels.

Overview

Susan L. Cullman Laboratory for Cancer Research, Department of Chemical Biology, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy is seeking an outstanding investigator for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level with preference given to those who’s work complements and enhances our current research programs in cancer metabolism, cancer biology, cancer prevention, and neurodegenerative biology.
The successful candidate should hold the equivalent of a Ph.D. or M.D. degree and is expected to develop and maintain a strong extramurally funded research program and participate in departmental teaching at the undergraduate, graduate and professional levels. The position provides a strong start-up package of funding, laboratory space, and highly competitive salary and benefits.

Posting Details

Special Instructions to Applicants

Quick Link to Posting https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/136917

Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Home Location Campus Busch (RU-New Brunswick)

Location Details

Susan Lehman Cullman Laboratory for Cancer Research, Department of Chemical Biology, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, 164 Frelinghuysen Road, Busch Campus, Piscataway, NJ 08854

Pre-employment Screenings

All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of all pre-employment screenings.
Infection Control and Safety

This position is subject to all Rutgers University policies, including TB surveillance and other infection control and safety policies. Please review the Tuberculosis Surveillance Policy for additional information.

Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of Professional References (contact Info)
  4. Research Statement
  5. Teaching Interests
Optional Documents