Inviting applications for Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty Positions (Open Rank)

November 21, 2018 by   |   Leave a Comment

The Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology at the University of Virginia invites applications for tenured/tenure-track faculty positions in High-Resolution Live-Cell and Tissue Imaging. Live-cell and super-resolution imaging are undergoing a revolution and the University of Virginia seeks to position itself at the forefront of these developments by building a team of creative and highly collaborative scientists developing and employing such methods to solve important biomedical problems. Successful candidates will be resident members of the Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology with an appointment in a basic science or clinical department of the UVa School of Medicine. Outstanding opportunities exist to collaborate with structural, computational, cardiovascular, cancer, developmental, cell, and chemical biologists and neuroscientists in a highly interactive research environment at the University of Virginia. The university and school also supports state-of-the-art microscopy cores that include cryo-EM and high-end fluorescence imaging. Tenure status and rank of the positions depends on qualifications. Highly competitive start-up packages will be offered.

Successful applicants will have a Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent degree, will be highly creative, and must have demonstrated exceptional scholarly success in their field. Demonstration of sustained grant or equivalent support is required for appointments at a mid-career or senior rank.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0624057.  Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and contact information for three references. Review of positions will begin on November 12, 2018. The positions will remain open until filled.

For further information about the positions, the scope of the search and application process, please contact Dr. Anne Kenworthy at

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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