Multiple Tenure-Track Faculty Positions at the CU Boulder BioFrontiers Institute
BioFrontiers Institute at University of Colorado Boulder
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Salary: $85,000 - $175,000 per AY
Years of Experience:
Less than 2
Salary dependent on faculty rank, qualifications, and experience.
2 openings available.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 42958
The BioFrontiers Institute at the University of Colorado Boulder is pleased to announce a multi-position faculty hiring initiative. As an interdisciplinary research institute with global impact, we seek talented, ambitious individuals from diverse backgrounds with boundary-pushing vision in the life sciences, physical sciences, computational biology, or bioengineering. We are particularly interested in applicants whose work intersects with the institute themes of regenerative biology & engineering, degenerative diseases, infectious diseases, computational biology, or Down syndrome. Areas of interest include but are not limited to: stem cell biology and organoids, tissues and organs on a chip, biomaterials, tissue engineering, diagnostics and drug delivery, immunoengineering, multiscale and multimodal optical imaging, biomechanics, and platform development for translational medicine. We encourage creative and collaborative individuals, particularly women and people identifying with underrepresented minority groups, to apply.
The BioFrontiers Institute integrates faculty from 11 academic departments across 2 colleges to address significant problems in biology and medicine with interdisciplinary approaches. Successful candidates will have a tenure home in either the College of Engineering and Applied Science or in the College of Arts and Sciences. They will develop an independent, internationally recognized research program that is synergistic with other programs of the University of Colorado community. Duties will include research, teaching, and service. Candidates must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. as well as a demonstrated commitment to teaching and fostering diversity through inclusive practices.
All applications received by November 1, 2022 will receive full consideration. Review will continue until December 1, 2022. The University of Colorado Boulder conducts background checks for all final applicants. As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, the University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equity in education and employment and is sensitive to the needs of dual-career couples.
Application materials will be accepted electronically through the CU Boulder Jobs Site (position #42958) starting in October 2022.
Demonstrable success in scientific research
Commitment to interdisciplinary teaching
Professional development of diversity and inclusion skills and application of these skills to research, teaching, and mentoring activities.
About BioFrontiers Institute at University of Colorado Boulder
At the University of Colorado BioFrontiers Institute, researchers from the life sciences, physical sciences, computer science and engineering are working together to uncover new knowledge at the frontiers of science and partnering with industry to transform their discoveries into new tools. We believe that a diverse faculty is essential to achieving our scientific mission and are aligned with the CU Boulder Inclusion, Diversity, and Excellence in Academics Plan https://www.colorado.edu/odece/cu-boulder-diversity-plan.