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Assistant Professor

Company: University of California at Berkeley
Location: Berkeley
Posted on: January 8, 2022

Job Description:

  • Assistant Professor - Cryo-electron tomography (JPF03066) Assistant Professor - Cryo-electron tomography Job #JPF03066
    • Molecular & Cell Biology / College of Letters & Science - Biological Sciences / UC Berkeley Position overviewPosition title: Assistant Professor Anticipated start: July 1, 2022 Application Window Open August 5th, 2021 through Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Position description Assistant Professor - Cryo-Electron Tomography
      Department of Molecular and Cell Biology and the Center for Computational Biology
      University of California, BerkeleyThe Department of Molecular and Cell Biology (MCB) and Center for Computational Biology (CCB) at the University of California, Berkeley invite applications for a joint tenure-track position as Assistant Professor in Cryo-Electron Tomography.UC Berkeley offers a world class environment for application of cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) in structural and cellular biology, with state-of-the-art resources for cryo-EM and cryo-ET in the Cal Cryo facility, for optical imaging in the Advanced Bioimaging Center, and for data sciences as applied to biology in the CCB. Our campus is one of the world's top public universities and promoting diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging is integral to our research and teaching missions.We seek applicants who will develop and/or apply the tool of cryo-electron tomography (cryo-ET) and allied techniques to study fundamental questions in molecular and cell biology. Areas of interest include but are not limited to: molecular structures visualized in situ in cells and tissues; cellular function and organization; development and application of innovative cryo-ET technologies; and integration of cryo-ET with other structural and/or cell imaging modalities. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence, originality and productivity in research; potential for excellence in teaching and mentoring; and a strong commitment to advancing diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging through their work as member of the MCB and CCB faculties and the campus community. For more information about MCB and CCB visit http://mcb.berkeley.edu/ and https://ccb.berkeley.edu/ . Qualifications Basic qualifications (required at time of application)
      A Ph.D. and/or M.D. or equivalent international degree at the time of application. Preferred qualifications
      A Ph.D. and/or M.D. or equivalent international degree in biology, physics, computer science, or related disciplines. Application Requirements Document requirements
      • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
      • Summary of Major Research Accomplishments - Provide a summary of your major research accomplishments in approximately 250 words.
      • Statement of Ongoing and Planned Research Program - Summary of your ongoing and planned research program (approximately 1,500 words with intermixed figures). This should begin with a title for your research program and should include a list of essential publication citations.
      • Publications List - Complete list of publications
      • Significant Publication #1 - In addition to your publication, provide a statement that begins with the manuscript title and author list and then summarizes, in approximately 300 words, the significance of the selected publication.
      • Significant Publication #2 - In addition to your publication, provide a statement that begins with the manuscript title and author list and then summarizes (in approximately 300 words) the significance of the selected publication.
      • Significant Publication #3 - In addition to your publication, provide a statement that begins with the manuscript title and author list and then summarizes (in approximately 300 words) the significance of the selected publication
      • Statement on Commitments to Advancing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging - Provide a description of your understanding of barriers to success in education and research for groups underrepresented in science and any past efforts you may have made to address these issues. Describe your future plans to promote a diverse, equitable and inclusive research environment as a faculty member at Berkeley. For additional information and guidance on this statement, applicants are encouraged to visit https://ofew.berkeley.edu/recruitment/contributions-diversity/support-faculty-candidates .
      • Statement of Teaching - Summary of teaching interests, as well as any prior teaching and mentoring experience (approximately 500 words).
      • Cover Letter - A cover letter is optional but recommended.
        (Optional) Reference requirements
        • 3-5 required (contact information only) Applicants must provide contact information for 3 - 5 referees. We will only contact your referees if you are a finalist for the position, and we will seek your permission before doing so. Apply link:https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/JPF03066 Help contact: mcbsearch.committee@berkeley.edu Campus Information Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging are core values at UC Berkeley. Our excellence can only be fully realized by faculty, students, and academic and non-academic staff who share our commitment to these values. Successful candidates for our academic positions will demonstrate evidence of a commitment to advancing equity, inclusion, and belonging.The University of California, Berkeley is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct In searches when letters of reference are required all letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including when letters are provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality (http://apo.berkeley.edu/ucb-confidentiality-policy ) prior to submitting their letter. Job location Berkeley, CA Academic Personnel Recruit
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