The Department of Genetics at Stanford University invites applications to fill up to two tenure-track positions at the Assistant, Associate, and/or Full Professor level. Faculty Rank will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate(s).
The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching.
Although all areas of research will be considered, we are particularly interested in candidates who have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree who have a record of achievement in developing or using innovative approaches for basic, translational and clinical sciences in the broad areas of genetics, genomics, other “omics”, and precision health. Candidates should be highly interactive, be expected to run a successful, independent research program of excellence and to participate in teaching and other activities in the department.
The Department of Genetics at the Stanford University School of Medicine offers a highly collegial and interdisciplinary environment that spans clinical medicine, translational medicine, human genetics, computational biology, model-organism genetics, microbial genetics, gene regulation, models of disease and genome-scale approaches. For more information, see http://med.stanford.edu/genetics.html .
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.
Candidates are encouraged to apply electronically by November 30, 2019 with curriculum vitae, a brief cover letter, a 3-page statement of research plans, and the names of three references, in one pdf file to: https://apply.interfolio.com/69151. Applicants for the position at the Assistant Professor rank should also arrange to have three letters of evaluation addressed to the Search Committee.
Internal Number: 71929/48108
About Stanford University: Department of Genetics
Located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley, Stanford University is recognized as one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. Leland and Jane Stanford founded the University to "promote the public welfare by exercising an influence on behalf of humanity and civilization." Stanford opened its doors in 1891, and more than a century later, it remains dedicated to finding solutions to the great challenges of the day and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world. The University's thriving diverse community is comprised of nearly 7000 undergraduate students, 9000 graduate students, 2000 faculty members, 1900 postdoctoral scholars, and over 11,000 academic and administrative staff in seven schools including several interdisciplinary research centers and institutes. The campus spreads over 8000 contiguous acres and nearly all undergraduates live on campus. Stanford offers bachelor's and master's degrees in addition to doctoral degrees (PhD, MD, DMA and JD) plus a number of professional and continuing education programs and certifications. More at http://facts.stanford.edu and http://www.stanford.edu. Stanford University is an ...equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as from others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research, teaching and clinical missions.