UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Assistant Professor in omics and system biology (transcription and metabolomics)

Location
United Arab Emirates (AE)
Posted
14 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
13 Apr 2019
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Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a position of Assistant or Associate Professor in omics sciences with main interest in transcriptomic and metabolomics and system biology. The Biology Department's main emphasis is to conduct fundamental research including ChIP-se, RNA-Seq, GRo-seq and mass spectroscopy. The candidate is also expected to make use of genomic editing tool to modify genome to test ideas derived from omics experiments. Qualified candidates at all levels will be considered at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments. In addition, Candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and student advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels, a demonstrable research capability that will enable the candidate to develop and sustain an internally and/or externally funded research program in his/her area of expertise, publish his/her research findings in refereed journals, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAE University. The application package should include a cover letter, a detailed resume, a brief description of current/future research activities, teaching philosophy, and courses taught. English is the language of instruction and communication.