Computational biology search at the Hutch

November 18, 2010 § Leave a comment

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Assistant or Associate Professorship in Computational Biology

Applications due: December 1, 2010.

The Computational Biology Program and the Division of Public Health Sciences of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center invites applications for the position of Assistant or Associate Faculty Member (equivalent, respectively, to Assistant or Associate Professor at a university). This position will include a primary appointment in the Computational Biology Program and in the Division of Public Health Sciences, and possibly an appointment in Basic Sciences, Human Biology, Vaccine and Infectious Disease, or Clinical Divisions, depending on mutual interest.

The successful candidate will enter an active and dynamic research environment with many opportunities to collaborate with scientists across a diverse range of disciplines.   We are seeking outstanding candidates with a strong research program that includes computational strategies, possibly in combination with their own laboratory investigation, to investigate important biological phenomena.   All areas will be considered, but we are particularly interested those relating to: genomics, infectious diseases, cancer biology, basic biology, and population sciences.  The incumbent will be expected to conduct an active program of independent and collaborative research pertinent to the mission of the Center.  For more information on the Computational Biology Program, please go to http://compbio.fhcrc.org.

An affiliate appointment at the Assistant or Associate professor level in a relevant department at the University of Washington is possible, depending on mutual interest.  Applicants should have a PhD or equivalent degree.  Faculty rank will be dependent on qualifications and experience.

The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is a world-renowned research institution. The Center conducts research of the highest standards to improve prevention and treatment of cancer and other diseases related to human health.

The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the University of Washington are equal opportunity employers. Both institutions are building culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates.

The applicant review process begins as applications arrive, but any application received by December 1st 2010 will be guaranteed consideration for the position.  Applications that arrive after that date will be considered as long as the position remains open.

Please send applications including curriculum vitae, a letter describing research interests, and the names of four references by email or mail to:

Martin McIntosh, Search Committee Chair

c/o Sara Zriny

Division of Public Health Sciences M1-C108

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

1100 Fairview Avenue North Box 19024

Seattle, Washington 98109-1024

email: Sara Zriny (szriny@fhcrc.org)

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