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TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITION IN BIOCHEMISTRY AT VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY
The Department of Biological Sciences at Vanderbilt University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in biochemistry at the rank of Assistant Professor. The ideal candidate will pursue innovative research that complements existing areas of strength in the department (http://sitemason.vanderbilt.edu/biosci).
We particularly encourage applications in the area of mechanistic biochemistry, including but not limited to single-molecule, chemical biology, and structural methodologies. We welcome use of cross-disciplinary approaches that may include molecular, imaging and system analyses. The central criteria for the position are excellence in research and the ability to teach undergraduate and graduate students with a high level of effectiveness. Women and under-represented minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants should send a single PDF containing a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of current and future research interests, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to the same address. Review of applicants will begin October 15, 2012, and will continue until the position has been filled. Vanderbilt University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.