The University of Chicago's Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology seeks candidates committed to dynamic studies by X-ray scattering of biological macromolecules either in single crystals, or in solution by small angle/wide angle X-ray scattering (SAXS/WAXS). The successful candidate will also become the Director of BioCARS (http://biocars.uchicago.edu/), the structural biology component of the University's multidisciplinary Center for Advanced Radiation Sources (CARS; http://cars.uchicago.edu) located at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory. Appointment will be made with tenure at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor; a joint appointment with Argonne National Laboratory may also be considered. A PhD, MD, or foreign equivalent is required. Applications must include a curriculum vitae that includes grant support and administrative experience, a research statement, and a teaching statement. These materials must be uploaded to the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website at http://tinyurl.com/UChicagoBioCARS. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
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