Open Faculty position at the CIG, UNIL

Tenure-track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor at the Center for Integrative Genomics

Entrée en fonction: to be agreed.
Durée du contrat: 6 years, to be renewable, according to art. 62 of Lausanne University Statute
Taux d’activité: 100%
Lieu de travail: Quartier UNIL-Sorge, Dorigny, Lausanne
Référence: Offre n°4004
Annonce du: 01.11.2016
Offre parue en: Français, English

Description des tâches

The Center for Integrative Genomics ( is a highly interactive, multidisciplinary research center of the Faculty of Biology and Medicine at the University of Lausanne (UNIL); its research activities are supported by state-of-the-art core facilities.

Areas of particular interest for this position include but are not limited to molecular evolution, population genetics, human genetics and computational biology. The rank of the position – which comes with competitive starting packages and running budget – will be determined according to the level of the selected candidate.

The successful applicant will be expected to :

– establish an independent, innovative, and internationally-competitive research program that will attract extramural funding,
– participate in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels,
– participate in departmental life.

The job description is available on the Internet site «Postes académiques».

Profil souhaité

We seek candidates with significant post-doctoral experience who have demonstrated excellence in research and have an interest in teaching.

Dossier de candidature

Applications, in English, should include a motivation letter, a curriculum vitae, including a list of publications highlighting the five most significant ones, a brief statement (5 pages max.) of the past and future research, and a summary of any previous teaching experience. Please include also names and contact information of at least three references. The full applications should be submitted to by
as a single PDF.


Further information may be obtained from Prof. Alexandre Reymond (, Director of the Department.

Seeking to promote an equitable representation of men and women among its staff, the University encourages applications from women.

Délai de candidature

Candidatures jusqu’au: 08.01.2017