Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris (www.baylor.edu/profuturis/), and academic strategic plan, Illuminate (www.baylor.edu/illuminate). As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has more than 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 85 countries.
Baylor seeks to fill the following faculty position within the Department of Biology:
Associate or Full Professor in Cancer Biology / Immunology
The Department of Biology in the College of Arts & Sciences (www.baylor.edu/artsandsciences/) invites applications for an Associate to Full Professor faculty position in Cancer Biology or Immunology. Successful candidates will have established an internationally-recognized research program. Applicants must provide evidence of significant research productivity sustained through external funding and demonstrated by an excellent publication record.
Faculty are expected to participate in Baylor University’s mission and to demonstrate commitment to service in the larger community. The successful candidate is expected to develop their internationally recognized research program, sustain external funding, publish in major journals, and excel in teaching and mentoring at the graduate and undergraduate levels. The rank and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications. In addition to faculty labs, the University houses state-of-the-art instrumentation, including centers for microscopy and imaging, mass spectrometry, and molecular biosciences. Additional University resources include the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC), a high-capacity research computing core, as well as the Synthesis and Drug-Lead Discovery Laboratory.
Applications will be reviewed beginning 10/1/2018 and will be accepted until the position is filled. Visit https://jobs.baylor.edu/ for more details about this position or contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Myeongwoo Lee at CancerBiology_Immunology@baylor.edu. To apply, please electronically submit a letter of application, a statement of current and planned research (4 pages maximum), a statement of teaching philosophy, a current curriculum vitae, transcripts, and the names and email addresses of three persons willing to provide letters of recommendation as a single PDF file through the iApply application system at our Human Resources site: https://jobs.baylor.edu/. Finalists for this position will be required to submit official transcripts for the doctoral degree in advance of a campus visit.
Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.