Jobs in Biology and Affiliated Departments
Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.
Faculty Positions top
Tenure-tracked Assistant Professor
The MCDB Program at Indiana University, Bloomington invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at the assistant professor level. Individuals whose research complements our existing strengths in the molecular, cellular and developmental biology of eukaryotic systems are encouraged to apply. Those working on vertebrate systems and/or using genomic approaches are particularly welcome. The Indiana University Department of Biology (http://www.bio.indiana.edu) has over 60 research labs housed in 3 adjacent buildings. The department has state-of-the-art facilities for biological imaging, protein analysis, crystallography, genomics and bioinformatics. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. and have relevant postdoctoral experience with a strong record of research accomplishments. IU Biology faculty are expected to establish a vigorous well-funded research program and to participate in undergraduate and graduate education.
Applications received by October 15, 2012 will be assured of full consideration. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, research (past, present, and planned) and teaching statement using the submissions link at http://indiana.peopleadmin.com Applicants should also arrange to have three (or more) letters of recommendation sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please address inquires to Jennifer Tarter at 812-856-3984.
(posted online 17 September 2012)
Lecturer and Academic Specialist Positions top(none currently posted)
Postdoctoral Positions top
The laboratory of Stephen D. Bell is seeking outstanding applicants for two postdoctoral positions to research the molecular mechanisms underpinning DNA replication and ESCRT-mediated cell division. The projects will utilize an archaeal model system to dissect conserved aspects of the archaeal/eukaryotic machineries using a range of biochemical, biophysical, genetic and cell biological approaches. Successful candidates should have a recent Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or Microbiology. Experience in protein purification and analyses, molecular biology, microbiology or cell biology is desirable. Specific responsibilities also include planning and analysis of research studies and preparation of data for papers and grants. The candidates are also expected to contribute to training undergraduate and graduate students as needed.
$39,000 to $42,000
Indiana University has a fine program of fringe benefits which adds significantly to the value of the stated salary. These additional benefits are outlined on the IU website http://www.indiana.edu/~uhrs/benefits
To apply submit a letter of application, summary of research experience and curriculum vitae that includes the contact information for 3 individuals willing to serve as a reference to https://Indiana.peopleadmin.com or send to Dee Verostko, 1001 E. Third Street, Bloomington, IN 47405.
Applications submitted by November 1, 2012 will be given full consideration.
(posted online 20 September 2012)
Research Positions top
Genomics Director/Assistant Scientist
The Center for Genomics and Bioinformatics (CGB) at Indiana University (http://cgb.indiana.edu) is currently accepting applications for a Genomics Director, see http://cgb.indiana.edu/careers/details/30.
(posted online 27 March 2012)