Summary Description: The Mathematical Genomics Program in the Department of Systems Biology at Columbia University in New York City invites outstanding candidates to apply for tenure track/tenured faculty positions at the level of Assistant Professor or higher rank. This new program seeks individuals with exceptional accomplishments and abilities in broad areas of mathematical methods development with applications to biological problems and, in particular, in the area of genomics. The successful candidate will join a friendly, highly collaborative faculty and will have access to superb resources. We seek faculty members with a strong commitment to research, mentoring, and teaching, fostering a climate that embraces both excellence and diversity.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in any quantitative discipline, active research in quantitative approaches to biological problems, with particular emphasis in genomics, and must demonstrate the ability to develop a creative independent research program. Applications should be submitted to Sophie Thuault-Restituito (email email@example.com) and all applicants must apply online through the RAPS website). Applicants should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three-page summary/statement of current and proposed research. We also require three letters of recommendation. For full consideration, all materials must be received by December 15, 2017.
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