Med-Microbiology and Molecular Genetics - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19003411)
Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine with a Ph.D. in biochemistry, chemistry, biophysics or the equivalent.
This position requires experience with X-ray crystallographic structure determination of proteins in complexes with small molecule drug candidates. The position requires a Ph.D. in biochemistry, chemistry, biophysics, or the equivalent and at least five years' postdoctoral experience and primary publications with all aspects of protein crystallography, X-ray diffraction and structure determination. The ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team involving synthetic organic chemists, pharmacologists, and structural biologists is also essential.
Position Available: July 1, 2019
Starting Salary: $65,000
Title: Research Assistant Professor (Non-Tenure stream, full-time faculty position)
Please send CV to: Jobsearch@mmg.pitt.edu
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Please refer to job description.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Required Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 19003411
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Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.