University of Pennsylvania — Assistant / Associate / Full Professor of Genetics in the Institute for Biomedical Informatics

The Department of Genetics and the Institute for Biomedical Informatics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor position in the tenure track.  The Department of Genetics and the Institute for Biomedical Informatics comprise faculty with diverse investigative interests and close affiliations with the neighboring Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

The successful applicant will have extensive experience in computational biology and/or biomedical informatics as applied to human genetics and genomics.   Applicants should have a defined biological research interest and experience in collaborating with bench scientists. Responsibilities include developing and carrying out an independent research program and participating in graduate and medical school education. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research and education. The successful applicant will have the opportunity for affiliation with Penn’s Department of Computer and Information Science.

Attractive laboratory space and substantial resources are available. For more information about the Department of Genetics visit www.med.upenn.edu/genetics and about the Institute for Biomedical Informatics visit www.upibi.org.

To ensure full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply by October 31, 2016. Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a 2-page statement of research interests, as well as the names of 3 references.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Apply for this position online at: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d4396


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