Tenure track Assistant Professor position open at the CIG, UNIL (CH)

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UNIL is a leading international teaching and research institution, with over 5,000 employees and 17,000 students split between its Dorigny campus, CHUV and Epalinges. As an employer, UNIL encourages excellence, individual recognition and responsibility.


The Faculty of Biology and Medicine (FBM) of the University of Lausanne is inviting applications for a position of:

Tenure track Assistant Professor 
at the Center for Integrative Genomics

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

Job information

Starting date: March 1, 2022 or to be agreed              

Place: Lausanne, Switzerland

Your responsibilities

  • 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 and institutional activities

The job description is available on this link.

Your qualifications

  • PhD degree in Science or MD/PhD
  • significant post-doctoral experience, having demonstrated excellence in research and an interest in teaching
  • the successful candidate will complement the interests of current CIG faculty, who combine a variety of experimental approaches in diverse model systems, with an emphasis on quantitative, mechanistic analyses of biological processes

What the position offers you

An installation credit as well as an annual research and consumable endowment will be provided.

We offer a nice working place in a multicultural, diverse and dynamic academic environment. Opportunities for professional training, a lot of activities and other benefits to discover.

Contact for further information

Further information may be obtained from Prof. Alexandre Reymond (alexandre.reymond@unil.ch), Director of the CIG.