Assistant Professor – Cell biology, Immunology, or Developmental biology

University of New Haven

West Haven, CT

Posted 11/16/2022

The Department seeks to hire a teacher-scholar with a strong background in developmental biology, immunology, or cell biology with an emphasis in either of these fields. This position will allow some flexibility to teach courses in immunology, developmental biology, cellular biology, biochemistry, and upper-level and graduate courses in the applicant’s area of expertise. This position will also play a key role in our growing dual degree program, which allows our students to obtain an undergraduate B.S. degree along with a Cellular and Molecular Biology M.S. in 5 years.

The successful candidate will be expected to have earned a Ph.D. in developmental biology, immunology, cell biology, or a related discipline. The Department has an existing zebrafish facility that will be utilized and maintained by the successful candidate; while prior experience in maintaining zebrafish is preferred, a strong interest in incorporating this model into research is required.

Qualified candidates should submit: 1) a cover letter (that includes a description of relevant qualifications), 2) curriculum vitae, 3) statement of teaching philosophy, 4) a brief statement of research interests and plans, and 5) a diversity and inclusion statement to Interfolio ( Review of applications will begin on November 28, 2022. Finalists will be asked to provide evidence of teaching experience (including course syllabi and student feedback if available) and contact information for three professional references.

The University strongly promotes an environment of inclusion. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.


Last Updated 11/16/2022