Nutritional Biochemistry, Metabolism and Genomics
Division of Nutritional Sciences – Cornell University, Ithaca NY
The Division of Nutritional Sciences at Cornell University is seeking candidates for two 9month, fullsalaried, tenure-track assistant professor positions in fundamental Nutrition, Metabolism and Functional Genomics.
Candidates should be outstanding research scientists for their current rank, and have experience in metabolism, cell biology, genetics, biochemistry, developmental biology and/or experimental genomics with an interest in exploring the interactions among nutrients, metabolism and the genome in health and disease. Research areas of interest include metabolism, systems biology, mammalian developmental and metabolic programming, epigenetics and/or complex metabolic diseases.
Research excellence should be demonstrated by the existence or potential for building an active, externallyfunded research program as well as by a strong record of publication in recognized journals. Scholarship related to nutrition and human health, in the broadest sense, should be central to the candidate's research program. Interest in teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate level is required; participation in the Division's graduate and undergraduate teaching programs related to advanced mammalian metabolism is expected.
Please visit http://www.human.cornell.edu/dns for more information on the Division of Nutritional Sciences and to review the full position description.
Applicants must apply through Academic Jobs Online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9041 and upload a cover letter, CV, research statement and a teaching statement. Applicants must also arrange to that three confidential letters of recommendation submitted through Academic Jobs Online.
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