The Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology at the University of
Virginia invites applications for a tenured/tenure-track faculty
position in High-Resolution Live-Cell and Tissue Imaging. Live-cell
and super-resolution imaging are undergoing a revolution and the
University of Virginia seeks to position itself at the forefront of
these developments by building a team of creative and highly
collaborative scientists developing and employing cutting-edge
methods to solve important biomedical problems in molecular and
mechanistic detail. Successful candidates will be resident members
of the Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology with an appointment
in a basic science department of the UVA School of Medicine.
Outstanding opportunities exist to collaborate with structural,
computational, cardiovascular, cancer, developmental, cell, and
chemical biologists as well as immunologists or neuroscientists in
a highly interactive research environment at the University of
Virginia. The university and school also support state-of-the-art
microscopy cores that include cryo-EM (single particle and
tomography) and high-end fluorescence imaging. Tenure status and
rank of the positions depends on qualifications. Highly competitive
start-up packages will be offered.
Successful applicants will have a Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent
degree, will be highly creative, and must have demonstrated
exceptional scholarly success in their field. Demonstration of
sustained grant or equivalent support is required for appointments
at a mid-career or senior rank.
Review of applicants will begin on May 1, 2021. If the position
has not been filled by September 15, 2021, a second round of
reviews will be conducted in the Fall.
EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: please apply through Workday at the
following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs,
and search for requisition # R0020231. Complete an application
online and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of
research interests and contact information for three
INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: please apply through your Workday Home
page, search "Find Jobs", and search for requisition # R0020231.
Complete an application online and attach a cover letter,
curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and contact
information for three references.
For further information about the position, the scope of the
search, please contact Ms. Jennifer Smith at email@example.com or
Dr. Anne Kenworthy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions regarding the application process, please contact
Michelle Williams, Faculty Search Advisor, at
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The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System
which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and
Nursing, UVA Physician's Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences
Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our
faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing
itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.
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expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political
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