The Department of Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology (CDIB) https://www.uab.edu/medicine/cdib/ at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) seeks highly-qualified applicants for a position of tenure-earning Assistant Professor with a research focus on mechanisms regulating development and organogenesis, developmental origins of birth defects, or developmental programs involved in tissue growth and regeneration. Applicants with a background in using animal models are strongly encouraged to apply.
Candidates should be highly motivated with excellent communication, teaching, and writing skills, and to have demonstrated ability to conduct advanced research. Candidates are expected to establish a robust and externally funded research program and contribute to teaching and mentorship activities. Applicants who can bring innovative approaches that complement existing expertise within the department will be given preference.
The successful applicant will benefit from newly renovated research facilities, strong institutional and departmental commitments to career development, and a vibrant, collaborative research environment. A competitive compensation and startup package is being offered.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, short essays describing past research activities and future research goals, curriculum vitae, and contact information of three references to the website at the top of this post.
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.