Assistant or Associate Professor of Biochemistry at Duke University School of Medicine

The Department of Biochemistry at Duke University School of Medicine ( is continuing its expansion and invites applications for several tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level and tenured positions at the Associate Professor level.  We welcome candidates in all areas of biochemistry whose research focuses on elucidating the fundamental, molecular-level mechanisms that underlie biological processes.  Successful candidates will be expected to establish a strong, independent research program and to participate in departmental teaching and service.  Electronic applications should be sent as a single pdf file that includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and an approximately three-page summary of research experience and future plans.  The application should be sent to  Letters of recommendation should be sent directly by three referees as pdf files to  To ensure full consideration, applications should be completed by December 1, 2015.

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