Tenure track faculty position in Cell Biology

University of California, Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Posted 10/25/2022

The Department of Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology (MCDB) at UCLA is searching for one faculty appointment at either the Assistant or Associate Professor level. UCLA nurtures a thriving and collaborative research community with strengths in developmental biology, epigenetics, mechanobiology, stem cell biology and cancer who are dedicated to inclusive teaching and training of a diverse group of students and scientists.  Individuals working in any area of molecular, cell, and developmental biology with a focus on cell biology are
invited to apply.

The successful applicant’s research program will be hypothesis-driven and include innovative methodologies.  New faculty are expected to contribute to the research environment of the department as well as undergraduate/graduate educational programs. Preference will be given to those candidates that show a track record or potential for scholarly productivity, research independence, inclusive teaching, dedication to mentoring, and other activities that will prepare them to contribute to our commitment to equity, diversity and

Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent in any related discipline. Materials should be submitted online and contain a (1) cover letter, (2) a full curriculum vitae, (3) a research statement covering both past accomplishments and future plans, (4) a statement on teaching and mentoring students, (5) a statement covering past and future plans for contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, (6) key publications, and (7) names and contact information for at least 3 references (8) Authorization to Release Information. Applications can be submitted through https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF07883. Applications will be evaluated starting November 9th, with a closing date of Nov 11, 2022. To ensure full consideration applicants are encouraged to submit all materials by the November 9th date. Questions regarding the position should be sent to Dr. Karen Lyons at [email protected] or Dr. Alvaro Sagasti at [email protected].


Last Updated 10/25/2022