Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, University at Buffalo (SUNY)

The Department of Biological Sciences ( at the University at Buffalo (SUNY) is seeking outstanding applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the broad field of Developmental Genomics. All candidates with research interests in the fundamental mechanisms that control cellular or organismal development and/or differentiation are encouraged to apply. This position is offered as part of a strategic initiative in the area of Molecular Recognition in Biological Systems and Bioinformatics.

The University at Buffalo (UB) is the largest and most comprehensive campus in the State University of New York system. We offer outstanding research facilities with opportunities for interdisciplinary interactions within UB, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, and the NYS Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences. A generous startup package will be provided. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain an externally funded research program and to participate in graduate and undergraduate teaching. Applicants should have a Ph.D. (or other doctorate degree), at least three years of postdoctoral experience, a scholarly publication record and fluency in both spoken and written English.

To apply, electronically submit a curriculum vitae, description of current and future research interests (3 pages maximum), and copies of published or in press publications (no more than five) from recent post-doctoral work to: Paper copies of application materials will not be accepted/reviewed. Applications will be reviewed upon completion and must be received by November 15, 2011. Please consult our website for information about UB, our department and our community. The University at Buffalo is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Recruiter.