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

  • Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
  • Hanover, NH, USA
  • Oct 22, 2021
Full time Education Research Science

Job Description

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Biochemistry and Cell Biology

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Hanover, NH USA


The Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. Exceptional candidates at senior ranks will also be considered. We seek outstanding scientists working in broadly defined areas of biochemistry, cell biology or structural biology. The department offers a dynamic, inclusive and collaborative 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.


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, a description of research accomplishments and future goals (up to 3 pages), a teaching statement, and a statement describing how the candidate’s teaching, research, service, and/or life experiences will advance Dartmouth’s commitments to diversity, equity, and inclusion.  Letters of recommendation should be provided from three referees. Please upload application materials to:  http://apply.interfolio.com/95986.  Review of applications will begin on November 22, 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.


The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth is located in the neighboring towns of Hanover and Lebanon 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 setting. 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 all underrepresented group is encouraged.