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Assist/Assoc. Prof. Cryo-Electron Microscopy Search 2017-18

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A completed application includes a curriculum vitae, a summary of future research plans. The applicant should also arrange the submission of four letters of recommendations addressed to Chair, Faculty Search Committee. Applications received by December 15, 2017 will receive full consideration; later applicants will also be considered until the position is filled.

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Position Details

Title Assist/Assoc. Prof. Cryo-Electron Microscopy Search 2017-18
Appointment Status Tenure Track
Department IU Bloomington Biochemistry
Position Summary

The Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry (MCB) at Indiana University (http://www.indiana.edu/~mcbdept) invites applications for a position beginning August 2018 at the rank the Assistant or Associate Professor. The search is for candidates in all areas of biochemistry who use cryo-electron microscopy as a primary tool. Indiana University-Bloomington has immediate plans to purchase a Talos Arctica electron microscope with a Gatan K3 camera that will be part of our EM core which already includes a JEOL 3200 equipped with a DE64 direct electron detection camera. The successful candidate will be an affiliate with Indiana University’s emerging Center for Chemical Biology and Biotherapeutics (C2B2) organized under the Precision Health Initiative (PHI; https://grandchallenges.iu.edu/precision-health/index.html) in collaboration with the Indiana University School of Medicine. They will also be a trainer in our NIH funded Chemistry-Biology Interface (CBI) training program in Quantitative and Chemical Biology (http://www.chem.indiana.edu/qcb/). Successful candidates will be expected to develop or already have a visible, externally funded research program. Primary teaching assignments will involve undergraduate and graduate level biochemistry or related courses in the molecular life sciences.

Basic Qualifications

Applicants with a Ph.D. in biochemistry, chemistry or a related field with relevant postdoctoral experience.

Department Contact for Questions

Suzanne Schwartz
eMail: mcbdept@indiana.edu
Ph: 812-856-0192

Additional Qualifications
Salary and Rank $90,000/$140,000
Special Instructions

A completed application includes a curriculum vitae, a summary of future research plans. The applicant should also arrange the submission of four letters of recommendations addressed to Chair, Faculty Search Committee. Applications received by December 15, 2017 will receive full consideration; later applicants will also be considered until the position is filled.

For Best Consideration Date 12/15/2017
Expected Start Date
OAA # 21711-07

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. Statement of Research and Teaching
  4. List Of References
Optional Documents
  1. Other
  2. Other 2
  3. Other 3
  4. Research Paper/Publication/Writing Sample