Assistant Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology

Massachusetts, United States
29 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Nov 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time


Faculty of Arts and Sciences


Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology

Position Description

Harvard’s Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology (HSCRB http://hscrb.harvard.edu/faculty), a joint department bridging the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Harvard Medical School, is currently recruiting tenure-track faculty to join its multi-disciplinary research and teaching faculty. Candidates holding a PhD and/or MD, with a track-record of significant research accomplishments relevant to the Department’s mission are invited to apply. We are particularly interested in recruiting candidates investigating basic and applied questions in immunology and immunological aspects of tissue regeneration. The successful candidate will benefit from a robust community of immunologists within and outside the department, and will be located at Harvard Medical School within the Department of Immunology. We are additionally considering applicants engaged in the broader fields emphasized by the HSCRB department, including regeneration, stem/progenitor biology, tissue repair, and related topics, are also encouraged.
New faculty will benefit from state-of-the-art research facilities, strong institutional and departmental commitment to career development, and a vibrant, collaborative research enterprise that brings together fundamental biology and medical science to create unique scientific and educational opportunities. Appointments will be made at the Assistant Professor level, although other levels may be considered, if appropriate, based on the applicant’s experience and accomplishments. The appointee will teach and advise at the undergraduate and graduate levels. We strongly encourage applications from women and minority candidates. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate or terminal degree in an applicable field required by the time the appointment begins.

Additional Qualifications

Strong research record and a commitment to undergraduate teaching and graduate training.

Special Instructions

Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal at http://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/8487:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching statement
  4. Research statement
  5. Names and contact information of 3-5 references (three letters of recommendation are required, and the application is complete only when at least three letters have been submitted).

All applications and materials must be submitted by November 28, 2018.

Contact Information

Danielle Oliver
Administrative Coordinator, FSS, Faculty and Academic Affairs
Harvard Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology (HSCRB)
Bauer Laboratory
7 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge MA 02138

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Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

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