UNIVERSITY OF IOWA TENURE-TRACK FACULTY in IOWA CITY, Iowa

TENURE-TRACK FACULTYRequisition # 72257Position BasicsType of PositionTENURE-TRACKAdvertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is FilledAdvertising Started on:Wednesday, January 31st, 2018College:Carver College of MedicineDepartment:Molecular Physiology & BiophysicsSalarySalary:CommensuratePosition DetailsFull/Part Time Status:Full TimePosition Description:The Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics seeks outstanding candidates for tenure-track positions at any rank. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and a robust hypothesis-driven research program focused at the molecular, biochemical, or cell biological level. We are particularly interested in individuals whose research interests and expertise will complement the existing research in our department such as membrane protein biophysics and physiology, membrane trafficking, signal transduction, and neurobiology. We are also interested in individuals who have research interests that align with one or more of the major Centers in the Carver College of Medicine such as the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center, Iowa Neuroscience Institute, Francois M. Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center.We offer a highly collaborative and diverse research environment, generous start-up, modern laboratory space, and many state-of-the-art core facilities spanning genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, microscopy, to protein structure. The University of Iowa is located in Iowa City, an affordable college community with many cultural amenities. Further information about the Department and the Carver College of Medicine can be found at www.physiology.uiowa.edu.Education Requirement:Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degreeRequired Qualifications:A robust hypothesis-driven research program focused at the molecular, biochemical, or cell biological levelDesirable Qualifications:We are particularly interested in individuals whose research interests and expertise will complement the existing research in our department such as membrane protein biophysics and physiology, membrane trafficking, signal transduction, and neurobiology. We are also interested in individuals who have research interests that align with one or more of the major Centers in the Carver College of Medicine such as the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center, Iowa Neuroscience Institute, Francois M. Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center.Online Application Required DocumentsCurriculum VitaeName and Contact Information of ReferencesLetter of InterestNumber of References: 3To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Contact InformationContact:Kristin E GilchristCmed-Molec Physiology & BiophyBOWEN SCIENCE BUILDING51 NEWTON RD5-660 BSBIOWA CITY, IA 52242Department URL: https://medicine.uiowa.edu/physiology/The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies. For additional information on nondiscrimination policies, contact the Coordinator of Title IX and Section 504, and the ADA in The Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity, 319/335-0705 (voice) or 319/335-0697 (text), The University of Iowa, 202 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa, 52242-1316.Persons with disabilities may contact University Human Resources/Faculty and Staff Disabili