Assistant Professor of Bioinformatics in Charlotte, NC for The University of North Carolina at Charlotte


Posted: 07-May-22

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina

Salary: Open



Medical – Research

Position Number: 003980

Department: Coll of Computing&Informatics (Col)

Employment Type: Permanent – Full-time

Months Per Year: 9

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will mentor and teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.  This position will be expected to develop and maintain an externally-funded research program including students as well as demonstrate excellence in research via a strong publication record.  The successful candidate will benefit from and be expected to fully participate in team science efforts in the center such as cross disciplinary research, grant writing, joint symposia, and curriculum development. 

The Bioinformatics and Genomics Department is a research-intensive unit with both a Ph.D. program in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology and a M.S. in Bioinformatics.  Visit for more information. Faculty in this Department support an undergraduate Bioinformatics Minor and Bioinformatics Concentrations within the BS and BA degrees in Computer Science.  The Department has excellent BSL-2 and BSL-3 wet lab facilities, several high-performance computer clusters, and has dedicated space for postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, and staff.  

Minimum Experience / Education:

UNC Charlotte gives primary consideration to the earned doctorate or terminal degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.

Preferred Education Skills and Experience:

Applicants for this position must hold a Ph.D. in Bioinformatics or a related discipline such as Computer Science or Computational Biology. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence in research via a strong publication record and will develop and maintain an independent externally-funded research program. A strong commitment to mentoring and teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels is required.

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