Assistant Professor - Molecular Biology

New Jersey
11 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Oct 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Molecular Biology Department at Princeton University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. We are seeking a colleague whose research will leverage cryo-electron tomography and/or high resolution cryo-electron microscopy in the study of outstanding biological questions. The successful candidate will join a highly collaborative faculty covering a broad range of biological disciplines and will have access to superb resources including a state-of-the-art 300 kV Titan Krios TEM. We seek faculty members who not only strive for scientific excellence but also show a strong commitment to teaching, mentoring, and fostering a climate that embraces both excellence and diversity.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and must demonstrate the ability to develop a creative, cutting-edge independent research program. Applications are accepted online at and must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three-page summary of current and proposed research. Contact information for at least three references is also required. For full consideration, all materials must be received by October 31, 2018.

This position is subject to the University's background check policy.