Genome Sciences – Assistant Professor Tenure Track (AA21826)

Position Overview

Organization: School of Medicine, Genome Sciences

Title : Assistant Professor

Search Number : AA21826

Position Details

The Department of Genome Sciences at the University of Washington is continuing a major expansion under its chair, Dr. Robert Waterston. Research in the department encompasses both genetic and genomic analysis of humans and model organisms.  The department also has a significant focus in technology development and in computational biology across all levels including sequence, expression, proteomics, single-cell, network, and genetic analysis.  The department invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the rank of ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, tenure-track in human genetics, population genetics, computational genomics and/or technology development. The position involves establishing an active research program as well as teaching duties. Applicants must hold an M.D. degree or a Ph.D. in a relevant area.  To ensure full consideration complete applications must be received by February 1st, 2017.

Application Instructions

Candidates should email their curriculum vitae and statement of research and teaching interests, and arrange to have three signed letters of reference sent to:

For additional information that may be helpful in preparing an application, see the department’s web site at

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.