Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Cell & Developmental Biology

Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Cell & Developmental Biology

Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Cell & Developmental Biology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York. 

The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent degree and postdoctoral experience in cell biology or a related field. Candidates at the Associate Professor level should also have an established track record of funding and research productivity. Applicants with interests in all areas of cell and developmental biology are encouraged to apply, including but not limited to those whose research is broadly related to cancer. Successful candidates are expected to develop and maintain a vigorous extramurally funded research program and participate in the education of medical and graduate students.

This position is State-supported with a guaranteed base salary, excellent health and retirement benefits, and competitive start-up funds. The department provides a collaborative research community with strengths in developmental and disease models, cell motility and the cytoskeleton, and mechanobiology. Excellent resources to support our faculty include state-of-the-art imaging facilities and outstanding institutional core facilities.  To learn more, go to http://www.upstate.edu/cdb/ and http://www.upstate.edu/cancer/research/

Located in central NY, Syracuse provides a diverse, dynamic, and affordable metropolitan environment with easy access to outstanding recreational opportunities of the Adirondack Mountains and the Finger Lakes. Proximity of SUNY Upstate to Syracuse University and SUNY ESF campuses fosters productive scientific interactions and unique collaborative funding opportunities.

Please apply online to job #73035 at https://www.upstate.edu/hr/jobs (make sure to include names and contact information of three references) and provide a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and a research statement (up to three pages) consisting of a summary of accomplishments and description of future plans.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Priority will be given to applications received by October 15, 2022.

At SUNY Upstate Medical University we strive to promote a professional environment that encourages varied perspectives from faculty members with diverse life experiences. A respect for diversity is one of our core values. We are committed to recruiting and supporting a rich community of outstanding faculty, staff and students. We actively seek applications from women and members of underrepresented groups to contribute to the diversity of our university community in support of our teaching, research and clinical missions.