Boston University Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, Pharmacology-Physiology & Biophysics

Position ID:Boston University Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine-Pharmacology-Physiology & Biophysics-ACAD1 [#24849]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02118, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Biomedical Sciences / Structural biology
Appl Deadline:2023/12/15 11:59PMhelp popup (listed until 2023/12/15)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Pharmacology, Physiology & Biophysics ( at the Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine is seeking to recruit a new faculty member at the Assistant Professor level with an innovative Structural Biology research program. Our Department is expanding our current cryo-EM facilities to include a Glacios-2 Cryo-EM, equipped with a Selectris energy filter and a Falcon 4i camera, and with access to the Boston University supercomputers. We are specifically in search of a prominent expert in an emerging biomedical field focused on structure/function of membrane assemblies related to cardiovascular mechanisms, cellular metabolism, cancer biology, or neuronal function. The candidate must possess expertise in cryogenic electron microscopy (cryo-EM) for elucidating the structure and function of membrane-associated macromolecular assemblies of biomedical interest at atomic level resolution. The candidate should have a proven track record of innovative research and funding in these areas, along with first author publications demonstrating expertise in the application of cryo-EM methodology and a strong background in protein purification and sample preparation. Our department values collaboration, collegiality, diversity, inclusivity, and creative partnerships in diverse fields with a focus on advancing basic and translational research. Please submit your CV, a 2-3 page research plan and 3 letters of support by November 15. For any inquiries please contact: Michelle

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Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, W302
700 Albany Street
Boston, MA 02118-2526