The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the State University of New York at Buffalo invites applications for two faculty positions in the Department of Structural Biology
at the level of Assistant and Associate Professor
. Successful applicants will lead productive, independent research programs that utilize structural, biochemical and computational approaches to solve fundamental problems in biology and medicine. A significant interest will be on recruiting faculty that add experimental and computational expertise in methodologies, including computational structural biology and cryo-electron microscopy, that both enhance and complement existing strengths within the department and whose research programs cross departmental boundaries.
All individuals hired will be expected to establish and/or maintain an on-site extramurally-funded and productive research program, be committed to teach and train a diverse student body and assume various administrative responsibilities within the department.
Only applications and documents submitted online via the UB Jobs site will be accepted.
Outstanding Benefits Package
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Facilities and Research Partners
The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is housed in a state-of-the-art building located within the confines of the Buffalo-Niagara Medical Campus. The Campus is situated in the heart of downtown Buffalo, where it is home to multiple, academic and private clinical and basic research institutions including Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, the University of Buffalo Clinical and Translational Research Center, Hauptman-Woodward Institute, Buffalo General Hospital, Oishei Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, and the Gates Vascular Institute.
The building houses facilities for clinical training and basic research. The basic science departments (Pharmacology and Toxicology, Pathology and Anatomical Sciences, Physiology and Biophysics, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, and Structural Biology) are located on the third, fourth and fifth floors. The centralization of the basic science departments within one building greatly facilitates strong collaborative interactions with scientists possessing a wide spectrum of interests and technical expertise.Community Environment:
Buffalo—the City of Good Neighbors—is the second-largest city in New York State. Yet, it’s a big city with a hometown feel. World-class art galleries and museums, a comprehensive citywide system of parks and green space designed by renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, and major and minor league sports teams are just a few of the wide array of cultural and recreational elements that make Buffalo such a great place to study, work and live. To learn more about the Buffalo/Niagara Region visit: About The University at Buffalo
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University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.