The Center for RNA Science and Therapeutics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio invites applications for a tenure track faculty position (open rank) with focus on the connection of RNA biology and medicine. Preference will be given to candidates applying modern RNA methodologies to questions with direct medical relevance.
Particular interest lie in the use of RNA for cancer immunotherapy, treatment of metabolic
disorders, and immunity.
The Center for RNA Science and Therapeutics, a free-standing academic unit with several
primary and more than 20 affiliated faculty, is a vibrant and collaborative environment for
research on a wide range of RNA-related topics. Proximity to the Seidman Cancer Center,
University Hospitals, the Cleveland Clinic, and the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center provides abundant opportunities for collaborations with clinical groups or for direct clinical work.
Candidates holding a PhD, MD/PhD, or MD with an outstanding record of research are invited to submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of future research plans, and contact information for three references. Applicants at the Associate or Full Professor level should also submit a synopsis of past research accomplishments. Junior candidates should demonstrate exceptional potential to develop an innovative, externally funded research program and should arrange for 3 letters of reference to be sent independently.
Please submit application materials by September 1, 2017, as single PDF file to Debra Klocker (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.