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NC State Biochemistry



Biochem department opening

The Department of Molecular and Structural Biochemistry at North Carolina State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in X-ray crystallography at the level of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree in a relevant field, be expected to teach courses in biochemistry at the undergraduate and graduate levels and to develop a nationally recognized, externally funded research program using X-ray crystallography and molecular biochemistry. Preference will be given to systems focused on plant biochemistry.

Excellent opportunities exist throughout NCSU and the research triangle for collaborations with faculty in Life, Physical, Plant, Genomic, and Biomedical Sciences. NCSU provides access to synchrotron radiation through its membership in SER-CAT at Argonne National Laboratory. The department and NCSU maintain core facilities in crystallography, MS, NMR, EM, molecular and cellular imaging, and has access to the neutron sources at ORNL.

Applicants must apply online at (search job #00007337). Applicants should attach to their online application a curriculum vitae, summary of current and proposed research (three pages), and teaching interests. Please arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to or hard copies to: Faculty Search Committee, Department of Molecular and Structural Biochemistry, 128 Polk Hall, CB7622, NCSU, Raleigh, NC 27695-7622. Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. NCSU is an EEO/AA employer.

Posted: July, 2012