Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in quantitative biology and biochemistry or physics approaches, UNIGE (CH) – Deadline Apr. 15, 2023.

The Department of Biochemistry has an opening for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in a highly dynamic and stimulating research environment, recognized for its excellence in interdisciplinary research of fundamental biological processes at all scales of life.

Candidates pursuing internationally recognized research in quantitative biology and biochemistry are encouraged to apply, including candidates using chemistry or physics approaches. We are seeking for candidates who will bring new expertise, complementary approaches to synergize with the groups of the Department. The search is not limited to a specific field. The successful candidate is expected to develop an innovative research program at the highest international level and secure external funding.

Duties include teaching in Biochemistry at the Bachelor, Master and Doctoral levels both in French and English, as well as management and organizational tasks within the Department.

PhD degree or equivalent

1st February 2024 or as agreed

Complementary information may be obtained at the following e-mail address : scienceopenings@unige.ch


Further information: https://jobs.unige.ch/www/wd_portal.show_job?p_web_site_id=1&p_web_page_id=59226

Applications must include the following documents:

  • cover letter
  • detailed CV with list of publications
  • copy of highest degrees/diploma
  • research and teaching statements
  • description of research project (3 pages)
  • list of referees who can later be contacted directly by the search committee. Recommendation letters are not requested for now

Applications should be submitted exclusively on-line to the following address : https://jobs.unige.ch  before April 15, 2023 (0:00 Geneva time). APPLICATIONS SENT BY EMAIL WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.