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Full-Time Faculty Position Assistant Professor at Sbarro Health Research Organization

non-tenure-track

The Sbarro Health Research organization, located at Temple University, seeks qualified applicants for a full-time, non-tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level, commencing March 1, 2018. As a research assistant professor your principal responsibility will be to work on the research project focused on the study of the cell cycle regulation of cancer cells, in particular medulloblastoma and glioblastoma, with a specific focus on the role of pRb2/p130 and its cellular targets. You will also be expected to come up with your own ideas and contribute to funding proposals. Qualifications of competitive candidates would include a doctoral degree in the Biological Sciences or Biochemical Sciences, recent research experience with a track record of impactful publications. Tutoring and training experience of students of different academic levels and background for laboratory standards and techniques are also required. The knowledge of the Italian language will be considered as a must, in order to organize and manage international scientific collaborations with Italian Institutions and Universities.

Applicants should submit to Marinela.Dedaj@temple.edu a single pdf attachment that contains (i) a cover letter that includes a personal statement of qualification for the position, (ii) a curriculum vitae, including a description of research experiences and publications, (iii) the names and contact information of three references.

Review of application files will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Temple University is an equal opportunity, equal access, affirmative action employer committed to achieving a diverse community (AA, EOE, m/f/d/v).

Full-time Faculty Position Research Assistant Professor

Non-tenure Track

The Cordes Lab in the Department of Biology at Temple University is seeking a Research Assistant Professor that will be capable of contributing to multiple ongoing research projects in the lab. Potential projects include, but are not limited to, oceanographic characterization of deep-water habitats, GIS spatial analysis of species distribution data, marine invertebrate physiology, population and phylogenomics, and bioinformatic analysis of non-model organisms. Preference will be given to applicants that possess a diverse set of skills and can contribute to more than one of these projects. The Research Assistant Professor will oversee and contribute to the overall organization of the research lab including ordering of supplies, research accounting, and database maintenance. They will also participate in an average of one research cruise per year. It is anticipated that the Research Assistant Professor will develop their own independent research projects and write their own grants to support these projects. They may also teach one or more courses in the Department of Biology to broaden their training and support their research. Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualification would be a Ph.D. in Biology or a related discipline in a research setting. Post-doctoral research experience is preferred. Applicants should submit to ecordes@temple.edu a single pdf attachment that contains (i) a cover letter that includes a personal statement of qualification for the position, (ii) a curriculum vitae, including a description of research experiences and publications (iii) the names and contact information of three references. Review of application files will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. It is anticipated that more than one hire may be made. Temple University is an equal opportunity, equal access, affirmative action employer committed to achieving a diverse community (AA, EOE, m/f/d/v).