An Assistant/Associate/Full Professor with an emphasis in cryoelectron microscopy (cryoEM). This is a full-time 9-month, tenure-track or tenured position with research (65%), teaching (25%), and service (10%) responsibilities. The estimated start date is June 1, 2020.
GENERAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, at Texas A&M University, seeks applications for a full-time tenure-track/tenured position with a 9-month academic appointment beginning June 1, 2020. Applicants will be considered for the faculty titles of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor depending on qualifications. The successful candidate will be required to develop and lead an independent, extramurally-funded, internationally-recognized research program in biochemistry in a field that extensively employs cryoelectron microscopy (cryoEM). A research emphasis in any area of biochemistry and biophysics is invited though preference will be given to topics in the biochemistry of cancer. Responsibilities for this position also include teaching at both graduate and undergraduate levels, and service to the department, university, and the field, including outreach to industry.
RESOURCES: Texas A&M University is a public, land-grant institution with many high-quality academic units conducting research in the field of biochemistry and biophysics across the life sciences. The successful candidate will be offered a competitive salary, startup package and laboratory space with shared common-use equipment, within the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Texas A&M AgriLife Research, the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.