Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

DePaul University

Chicago, Illinois

Posted 10/6/2022

The Department of Biological Sciences at DePaul University invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin autumn 2023.

Applicants must hold a PhD and be broadly trained in Biology with a preference given to those focused on Developmental Biology with experience in one or more of the following: molecular biology, cellular biology, bioinformatics, or genomics. All fields of developmental biology and all systems will be considered. The successful applicant will have a strong commitment to undergraduate education in a diverse environment and will establish an active independent research program that includes both undergraduate and graduate Master’s students. Teaching responsibilities will include some combination of developmental biology, molecular biology, general biology, courses for non-science majors and possibly other courses related to the candidate’s interests and expertise. Dedicated research space and startup funds are available. The Department is housed in a spacious and well-equipped teaching, research and support facility, including a 2,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art staffed animal care facility.

Review of applications will begin November 1, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.

E-mail Dr. John V. Dean ([email protected]) for additional inquiries.

DePaul is one of the largest private non-profit universities and the largest Catholic university in the country. The College of Science and Health is located on DePaul’s Lincoln Park campus. DePaul’s location in Chicago offers opportunities for collaborative research and use of facilities at a number of neighboring institutions.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, DePaul University provides job opportunities to qualified individuals without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, parental status, housing status, source of income or military status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.


Last Updated 10/06/2022