Department of Cellular and Structural Biology

Open Positions

 

3/21/13

Faculty Position
Department of Cellular & Structural Biology
School of Medicine
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

 

Applications are invited for a FACULTY POSITION in the Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, School of Medicine, at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

 

We seek applicants interested and experienced in teaching human histology courses, potentially coupled with an active research program in the area of cell biology. The ideal applicant will have training and experience in teaching human histology such that he/she could rapidly move into a course leadership role. Success in research, evidenced by publications and extramural support, would be an asset. Applicants who would complement current research strengths in the department, which include cancer biology, cell and organelle biology, DNA repair and mutagenesis, genetics and genomics, inflammation and disease, molecular biology of aging and age-related diseases, neurobiology and stem cell and developmental biology, are particularly encouraged to apply. Rank and tenure status will be dependent upon qualifications. Candidates should have a PhD, MD, DDS, or DVM. The Department has a rich history of teaching and research excellence and innovation. Priority will be given to applicants that show promise of enhancing these traditions. Potential applicants are invited to visit our web site http://www.uthscsa.edu/csb/.

 

The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio is home to the Nathan Shock Center for Excellence in Biology of Aging, an NCI-designated Cancer Center, an NIH-funded Clinical Translational Science Award and the Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute. The UT Health Science Center is designated an Hispanic-Serving Institution. This is a wonderful opportunity for a new faculty member with an institutional administration focused on research, education and clinical care. The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio is a Tier One research institution located in the Northwest region of San Antonio and sits as a gateway to the picturesque Texas Hill Country. San Antonio is a dynamic and multicultural city with much to offer including an attractive cost-of-living.

 

Interested candidates should submit an application electronically as a single PDF comprised of their complete curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and a list of 4 to 5 references with contact information. Up to 3 high impact publications can be included in the application materials. Applications can be submitted to email: FacSearchCSB@uthscsa.edu and will be reviewed starting immediately, until the position is filled.

 

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to diversity among its faculty, staff and students. All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.