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 tenure-earning Assistant/Associate Professor with research programs focused on mechanisms of development/organogenesis, birth defects, or application of developmental programs to regenerative medicine.
Candidates are expected to be highly motivated with excellent communication, teaching, and writing skills, and demonstrate independent research with an impactful publication record. The successful candidate must establish a robust externally funded research program and contribute to teaching and mentorship. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. and/or M.D. with preference given to candidates who complement existing expertise within the department. The successful applicant will benefit from renovated research facilities, strong institutional/departmental commitment to career development, and a collaborative research environment that brings together basic and clinical science. Competitive compensation and startup package is offered.
UAB is a research-intensive university and academic health center. ranked in the top 20 young universities worldwide by the Times Higher Education Supplement. UAB is the Southeast lead in NIH’s All of Us research program providing opportunities to uncover the genetic basis of birth defects. CDIB is nationally ranked in the top ten Cell Biology departments by the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research.