Academic Job 17

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

The Department of Molecular and Cell Biology (MCB, 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 ( within the MCB Department (  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 (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 (  The University of Connecticut is an EEO/AA Employer.