The newly expanded Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology at the University of Virginia invites applications for tenured/tenure-track positions in High-Resolution Live-Cell and Tissue Imaging. Live-cell and super-resolution imaging are undergoing a revolution and the University of Virginia seeks to position itself at the forefront of these developments by building a team of creative and highly collaborative scientists developing and employing such methods to solve important biomedical problems. Tenure status and rank of the positions will be dependent on qualifications. Incumbents will be resident members of the Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology and will also have an appointment in a basic science or clinical department of the UVa School of Medicine. Outstanding opportunities exist to collaborate with structural, computational, cardiovascular, cancer, developmental, cell, and chemical biologists and neuroscientists in a highly interactive research environment at the University of Virginia. Competitive start-up packages will be offered.
Successful applicants will have a Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent degree, will be highly creative, and must have demonstrated exceptional scholarly success in their field. Demonstration of sustained grant or equivalent support is required for appointments at a mid-career or senior rank.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0618868. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and contact information for three references. The positions will remain open until filled.
For further information about the positions, the scope of the search, and application process, please contact Ms. Jennifer Nickerson at firstname.lastname@example.org or (434) 243-0817 or Dr. Jochen Zimmer at email@example.com.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.