Assistant Professor in Molecular Biology

Princeton University Department of Molecular Biology

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, 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.