The Fertility Innovations laboratory at Columbia University Fertility Center, one of the world's premier fertility centers, invites applicants for a faculty position at the level of an assistant professor. The fertility innovations lab brings together scientists, engineers, clinicians, and embryologists to develop products that solve important problems in fertility treatment. Key qualifications for this faculty position are an ability to identify new opportunities, think of creative and practical and novel solutions, and help develop products to solve those challenges. Training from any of a diverse range of disciplines are welcome, in particular microfluidics, imaging, machine learning, biotechnology, molecular and cell biology, biochemistry and chemistry, and engineering. An ability to work well with a team is a must. The lab is situated within the fertility center located in Columbus Circle in midtown Manhattan.
We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
This is your chance to apply your ingenuity, training, hard work, and creativity as an important part of an exciting and dynamic team and help bring life into the world!
Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant:
MD, PhD or MD/PhD, or equivalent degrees in molecular biology or related science in a relevant scientific field. Complete post-doctoral training along with a strong publication record required. An outstanding ability to work within a team and strong communication skills are also required.
Necessary skills include expertise in bioinformatics, molecular biology and cell biology.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.