Tenure Track Faculty - Evolutionary Medicine & Information Biology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for several Associate, Assistant, and/or Full Professor positions in the tenure track. Rank will be commensurate with experience. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Evolutionary Medicine & Information Biology. Applicants must have an M.D and/or Ph.D or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research and education. Clinicians should be eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and demonstrate excellence in clinical care.
These positions are based at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Center for Mitochondrial and Epigenomic Medicine. Research is oriented toward the application of quantitative and information approaches to understanding the role of bioenergetic dysfunction in the etiology of pediatric and adult complex diseases, cancer and aging. Individuals with expertise in the areas of information sciences, evolutionary biology, population genetics, and mitochondrial biology and bioenergetics will be considered. Since the ultimate goals of the Center are in developing more effective diagnoses and treatments of complex diseases, expertise pertinent to these goals will be relevant.
The successful candidate will be expected to develop and/or maintain an independently funded research laboratory and individuals with clinical expertise will be expected to participate in the Center’s and Department’s clinical and/or diagnostic programs in Mitochondrial Medicine. Assumption of additional educational and administrative duties will also be expected consistent with a tenure track faculty member.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
The University of Pennsylvania and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia are equal opportunity, affirmative action employers.
Apply for this position online at: http://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d3235