Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth — Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Biochemistry & Cell Biology

The Department of Biochemistry & Cell Biology at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. We seek outstanding scientists working in broadly defined areas of biochemistry, biophysics, cell, chemical, or structural biology. The department offers a dynamic and interactive environment, with a commitment to research excellence and a thriving multidisciplinary Molecular and Cellular Biology Graduate Program. Candidates may also benefit from synergies with the COBRE Institute for Biomolecular Targeting, the Norris Cotton Cancer Center (an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center) and many other thematic programs at Dartmouth. A generous start-up package as well as access to state-of-the-art research facilities will be provided.  Exceptional candidates at other ranks will also be considered. 

Successful candidates are expected to develop an independent and innovative research program and to participate in interdisciplinary research and training. Applicants should have a PhD, MD or equivalent degree with relevant postdoctoral training. Excellent teaching and communication skills are necessary. Application materials should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of research accomplishments and goals, and three letters of recommendation. Please upload application materials and ask referees to upload their letter electronically to: Review of applications will begin on October 15, and continue until the position is filled.

Dartmouth is highly committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive population of students, faculty, and staff. We are especially interested in applicants who are able to work effectively with students, faculty, and staff from all backgrounds, including but not limited to: racial and ethnic minorities, women, individuals who identify with LGBTQ+ communities, veterans, individuals with disabilities, individuals from lower income backgrounds, and/or first-generation college graduates. Applicants should state in their cover letter how their teaching, research, service, and/or life experiences prepare them to advance Dartmouth’s commitments to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth is located in the neighboring towns of Hanover and Lebanon in the picturesque Upper Connecticut River Valley on the NH and VT border. Dartmouth is surrounded by a vibrant, academic and professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an unmatched quality of life in a beautiful, rural setting. Amenities associated with urban areas in Boston MA, Burlington VT, and Montreal, QC are all within a few hours’ drive. 

Dartmouth is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other legally protected status. Applications by members of any under-represented group is encouraged.