The Department of Biochemistry/Microbiology of Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences invites applications for a tenure-tract faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. Position is for a full time, 12-month appointment in the division of Biomedical Sciences. Candidates must have a doctoral degree and should have knowledge of the fundamental concepts of eukaryote biochemistry, and expertise in nucleic acids, molecular biology of eukaryotes, and molecular neuroscience (preferred). Research facilities, start-up funds, competitive salary and environment for professional development will be provided. Selected individual must have a commitment to establishing a successful research program. Knowledge of molecular biology is required. The selected candidate will be expected to participate in team teaching medical biochemistry to medical and graduate students, teach in graduate courses as needed, and to participate in training of graduate students. The candidate must be a team player. Opportunities exist for collaborating with local and state research institutes. Postdoctoral research experience in biochemistry and molecular biology of eukaryotes is required (preferably with an emphasis in molecular neuroscience). Applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled. All applicants must apply online at: http://jobs.okstate.edu (select Center for Health Sciences to see and apply for the position). Please attach a Curriculum Vitae and the names of three to five professional references. (Oklahoma State University is an EEO E-Verify employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.)
-Doctoral degree -Knowledge of the fundamental concepts of eukaryote biochemistry, and expertise in nucleic acids, molecular biology of eukaryotes, and molecular neuroscience -Postdoctoral research experience in biochemistry and molecular biology of eukaryote (preferably with an emphasis in molecular neuroscience)
Additional Salary Information: Full benefit eligible
Internal Number: Req 5987
About OSU Center for Health Sciences
The Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences (OSU-CHS) was founded in 1972 as the Oklahoma College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery. In 1988, Oklahoma College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery merged into the OSU System and embraced a new name – the OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine.
In 1997, OSU-CHS was established as an academic health center to extend OSU’s reach and expand OSU’s capabilities in the health sciences. Today, OSU-CHS is a premier academic health center comprised of the College of Osteopathic Medicine, the School of Biomedical Sciences, the School of Forensic Sciences, the School of Health Care Administration and the School of Allied Health.
The Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences educates and trains osteopathic physicians, scientists and health care professionals, with an emphasis on providing health care for rural and underserved areas of Oklahoma.