University of Pittsburgh Department of Cell Biology

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The Department of Cell Biology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine seeks candidates for Assistant, Associate or Full Professor tenure stream or tenured faculty position with a strong record of research accomplishments in the broad area of cell biology. In particular, we encourage applications from candidates studying protein folding and misfolding, protein degradation, autophagy or quality control. Successful candidates will join an interactive, interdisciplinary group of faculty, students and fellows, and enjoy access to the state-of-the-art equipment and facilities at the University of Pittsburgh. The position will provide a superb environment to collaborate with basic, translational, and clinical scientists at the University, including those at the new Center for Protein Conformational Diseases ( The University of Pittsburgh is currently ranked fourth in overall NIH funding, and the city of Pittsburgh is routinely included amongst the most livable cities in the U.S. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or an equivalent degree. Highly competitive start-up, compensation and benefits packages are offered.

Curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, two most significant publications and e-mail addresses of three references can be sent to: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The University of Pittsburgh is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employer.