Open Faculty Positions

Assistant/Associate Professor of Genetics
Posting Department: Genetics
Expire Date: 07/16/2016
The Department of Genetics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant or Associate Professor positions in the tenure track. Rank will be commensurate with experience. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of human genetics, model systems genetics, regulation of eukaryotic gene expression, or genomics/computational biology. Responsibilities include developing and carrying out an independent research program and participating in graduate and medical school education. Applicants must have an Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research and education.

Daniel J. Rader, M.D. is the newly appointed Chair of the Department of Genetics at the Perelman School of Medicine. The Department of Genetics is comprised of a faculty with diverse investigative interests and has a close affiliation with the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Attractive laboratory space and resources are available. For more information about the department, visit

To ensure full consideration, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by October 31, 2014. Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a 2-3-page statement of research interests, as well as the names of 3 references.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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