Assistant/Associate Prof/Basic Sciences - UConn Health
Location: Farmington, Connecticut
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 2023-1418
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery within the UConn Musculoskeletal Institute invites applications for a tenure track position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level as a research scientist (Search#: 2023-1418). Outstanding individuals working in skeletal cell biology and wanting to make a difference in the field of musculoskeletal research are encouraged to apply. A Ph.D. or an M.D. degree is required. Candidates' research should be aimed at addressing fundamental questions related to cellular, molecular, or physiological mechanisms of the skeletal system. We are particularly interested in individuals currently funded by the National Institutes of Health including K99 award recipients. The University of Connecticut School of Medicine has a highly interactive research environment in musculoskeletal biology with interdisciplinary graduate and medical science training programs. The Musculoskeletal Institute offers a collegial environment and houses investigators working in various aspects of skeletal cell biology and biomechanics of bone. Appropriate laboratory space and a start-up package will be offered.
Applicants should submit a letter, curriculum vitae, and research plan as well as the names (with addresses and email addresses) of at least three references. Information should be submitted via this website: jobs.uchc.edu/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=2023-1418