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UT Health Assistant/Associate Professor, Integrative Biology and Pharmacology - McGovern Medical School in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant/Associate Professor, Integrative Biology and Pharmacology - McGovern Medical School

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas


McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 200002IG

The Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology in the McGovern Medical School invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor studying regulation of cell signaling and its impact on cell and systems biology. We are especially interested in applicants usingbiochemical, genetic, proteomic, structural, computational, or imaging approachestointerrogate fundamental mechanistic questions at the molecular, cellular, and organismal levels.

Position Key Accountabilities:

Responsibilities include development of an extramurally funded, internationally recognized research program and active participation in medical and graduate education.

The most competitive candidates will bring complementary expertise to a highly interactive, multi-disciplinary department with research interests ranging from basic membrane biology and molecular pharmacology to whole animal physiology and pathology.

Qualifications :

MD or PhD in any of the Biological Sciences.

Highly qualified applicants with substantial extramural funding may also be considered for an Associate Professor position

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