Academic Job 17

University of Connecticut
Faculty Position in Structural Biology, Biochemistry, or Biophysics

The Department of Molecular and Cell Biology (MCB, http://mcb.uconn.edu) at the University of Connecticut is seeking applicants for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level with an anticipated start date in August 2017. This position is in the Structural Biology, Biochemistry and Biophysics subgroup (http://sb3.uconn.edu) within the MCB Department (http://mcb.uconn.edu).  A priority will be placed on candidates whose research focuses on molecular-level interactions of complex, multi-component biological systems using state-of-the-art experimental approaches, including but not limited to: cryo-electron microscopy, single molecule techniques, mass spectrometry, or NMR.  The successful applicant will establish a research program complementing existing areas of research strengths in physical virology, biomembranes/membrane proteins or protein-nucleic acid interactions and develop innovative courses at the graduate and upper-division undergraduate level. For complete details on this position, qualifications, and application instructions please visit the University’s Husky Hire online application system at www.jobs.uconn.edu. (Job Opening ID # 2017168). For full consideration, applications must be received by December 15, 2016.  Questions about the position can be addressed to Dr. Nathan Alder (sb3@uconn.edu).  The University of Connecticut is an EEO/AA Employer.