UNIVERSITY OF UTAH
UNIVERSITY OF UTAH
University of Utah
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Department of Oncological Sciences
The Department of Oncological Sciences and Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level. We seek an outstanding Bioinformatician with a program focused in genome sciences, including the development of methods for analyzing genome-wide data derived from high-throughput sequencing. Requirements include a PhD or MD/PhD and a track record of scientific excellence. Areas of interest could include transcription/epigenetic regulation, cancer gene/mutation discovery, or the use of genomics in cancer diagnostics. Departmental strengths include epigenetics and transcriptional regulation, mouse and zebrafish models of cancer, and cancer cell biology—including signaling, apoptosis, DNA repair, motility, and metabolism. HCI is an NCI-designated cancer center with state-of-the-art laboratories and shared resources, including core facilities for imaging, genomics, drug screening, and population studies. We offer a collegial and interactive research environment that fosters the development of junior faculty and robust graduate programs for training PhD and MD/PhD students.
Candidates are encouraged to apply by November 9, 2012 at the following link: http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/18172 .
The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans' preference. Reasonable accommodations provided. For additional information, visit http://www.regulations.utah.edu/humanResources/5-106.html.
The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.
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