Department of Cell Systems & Anatomy


Assistant Professor Flyer


Assistant Professor

Department of Cell Systems & Anatomy
Long School of Medicine
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Open November, 2017


Job Description:


Applications are invited for an ASSISTANT PROFESSOR tenure track academic appointment in the Department of Cell Systems & Anatomy ( within the Long School of Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. We seek an outstanding investigator poised to develop an independent vibrant biomedical research program involving bioinformatics and computational biology approaches and to enhance the incorporation of bioinformatics strategies through collaboration with other faculty. Candidates must hold a Ph.D., M.D., D.D.S. or equivalent degree and have a minimum of three years of productive postdoctoral experience. The selected candidate will be expected to participate in departmental teaching to professional students and graduate students. A competitive startup package is available. The Department of Cell Systems & Anatomy enjoys a dynamic research program that offers opportunities for multidisciplinary collaborative investigation. We are committed to a culturally diverse faculty; all qualified applicants will receive consideration. The UT Health Science Center is designated an Hispanic Serving Institution. The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio is a Tier One research institution and home to the Nathan Shock Center for Excellence in Biology of Aging, an NCI-designated cancer center, an NIH-funded Clinical Translational Science Award, the Center for Biomedical Neuroscience, and the Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute. Located in the Northwest region of San Antonio, the UT Health Science Center sits as a gateway to the picturesque Texas Hill Country. The UT San Antonio, San Antonio Military Medical Center, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, Southwest Research Institute, and the Audie Murphy VA Hospital are area institutions that partner with Health Science Center faculty to catalyze the local biomedical research enterprise. San Antonio is a dynamic and multicultural city with a relatively low cost-of-living and an outstanding cultural and educational environment.


Electronic submission of a PDF containing a full curriculum vita, statement of research interests, a list of 4 to 5 references with contact information and up to 3 high impact publications will constitute an application. The complete PDF should be submitted by email to; applications will be reviewed as received, starting immediately and continuing until the position is filled.



The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities. All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.