Faculty Position in "Developmental Genomics" at SUNY-Buffalo

The Department of Biological Sciences (http://www.biology.buffalo.edu) at the University at Buffalo is seeking outstanding applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the field of Developmental Genomics. Applications from candidates with interests in whole-genome approaches to study fundamental biological processes including embryonic development, nervous system development, and creation/maintenance of specific organs and tissues are encouraged to apply. This position is offered as part of an ongoing initiative at UB in the area of Molecular Recognition in Biological Systems and Bioinformatics.

UB is the largest and most comprehensive campus in the SUNY 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, a curriculum vitae, description of current and future research interests, and reprints of at least three recent or in press publications must be electronically submitted to: www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=52921. In addition, three reference letters should be sent under separate cover, either electronically to devgenomics-search@buffalo.edu, or by mail to Developmental Genomics Search Committee, Department of Biological Sciences, 109 Cooke Hall, University at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260. We will begin reviewing applications on November 1, 2009 and continue until the position is filled. Please consult our website for information about UB, our department and our community.

The University at Buffalo is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Recruiter.