The Department of Chemical Physiology and Biochemistry at the Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon, USA, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor faculty position from individuals interested in merging chemical biology and physiology with the goal to develop and use molecular techniques that will further our understanding of diseases and their underlying mechanisms.
OHSU offers a highly interactive research environment and immediate access to core facilities for various imaging modalities, cryo-electron microscopy, deep sequencing, proteomics, metabolomics, and more.
Duties include: develop and manage an independent and vibrant research program; develop, prepare and oversee competitive funding proposals; publish and present research findings; develop and foster strong collaborations with researchers within the department and university, and externally; contribute to the teaching of graduate students; participate in faculty, department, and/or university governance activities; participate in professional development functions such as conferences, editorial boards, professional organizations.
The appointee shall provide additional duties as assigned by the Chair in furtherance of the university’s missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.
To apply please submit a single PDF file containing a cover letter (referencing the position number), curriculum vitae, and a statement of research interests (maximum 3 pages) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please name the file as: Applicant’sLastName.Applicant’sFirstName.PositionNumber.pdf. Additionally, all applicants should arrange to have three confidential letters of reference sent directly to email@example.com.
Completed applications and letters of reference will be reviewed beginning October 15, 2019, however the position will remain open until filled.