The Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor to develop an innovative research program focused on basic immunological processes relating to neurological disorders and/or cancer biology.

As part of the Division of Life Sciences, a group of Departments and Institutes that serves to provide opportunities for interdisciplinary research, the Department of CBN is home to an interactive, collegial faculty with broad interests encompassing immunology, molecular biology, stem cell biology and neurobiology.  Multiple opportunities for collaboration exist within the Department as well as with labs situated nearby at The Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, The Child Health Institute and Princeton University.  Rutgers offers excellent facilities and competitive start-up packages.

Outstanding applicants will hold a Ph.D., MD or equivalent degree and have extensive postdoctoral training in immunology or a related field. A strong track record of achievement is required.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the fields of immunology, cell biology or neuroscience and establish and maintain a productive extramurally funded research program.

Interested individuals are encouraged to apply online with a curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research plans, and the names, addresses, and contact information of three individuals who will provide a letter of reference.

Applications should be submitted as soon as possible but not later than December 15, 2017. Late applications will be considered only if positions remain available.

Rutgers University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.