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Apply now to join FAU on its race to excellence. For more information on everything FAU has to offer, please visit www.fau.edu/jobs. Note: Current FAU employees must apply as an internal applicant by logging into their existing Workday employee account. Position Summary: The Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) seeks applicants who are committed to supporting an innovative and collaborative workforce focused on identifying and translating scientific discoveries into medical advances for our patients, communities, and beyond. With a strong record of excellence, our faculty are conducting research across the bedside-to-bench continuum, relying on a top-notch leadership team and operating within a vibrant scientific community within Palm Beach County, which is home to FAU, UF Scripps, Max Planck Florida Institute, and Life Sciences cluster. Areas of ongoing research include identification of causative genomic variants; the interplay between genetic... social, and environmental determinants of human health; and the use of relevant model organisms to uncover the mechanisms contributing to disease susceptibility or resilience. Current biological focus areas include neurological disorders, cancer, pain, addiction, and infectious diseases. The Department of Biomedical Science at the College of Medicine is excited to announce new tenure-track/tenured positions in all faculty ranks. Due to our recent expansion, we are now seeking faculty with active research programs in all areas of genetics, genomics, epigenomics, molecular biology and developmental biology to uncover disease-causing mechanisms. Although not required, teaching experience and interest is a plus. Successful candidates are expected to have a demonstrated ability to support an externally funded research program (Associate Professor or above), and a strong interest in participating in transdisciplinary collaborations. The Department of Biomedical Science at Florida Atlantic University seeks scholars who are committed to supporting the learning needs of students from diverse backgrounds and to thoughtfully engaging all communities in higher education. Florida Atlantic University embodies a culture of strategic and collaborative community engagement that results in mutual benefit to the institution and the various internal and external communities that it serves. Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D., M.D., or M.D./Ph.D. from an accredited institution and credentials that merit appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate, Professor levels. Individuals with advanced degree in genomics, genetics, cancer biology, multi-omics, bioinformatics, or a related field are particularly encouraged to apply. • A minimum of two (2) years in an academic post-doctoral position (Assistant Professor level); • An established research program with a biological focus on disease-causing mechanisms leading to translational applications; • A demonstrated ability to implement the latest technologies; • A track record of external funding, impactful publications and successful mentoring of junior faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students (Associate, Professor levels); • An enthusiasm for leading and/or actively participating in collaborative projects that will contribute to a more personalized approach to medicine and prevention of disease; • A commitment to engaging communities and delivering a positive impact through scientific outreach; • An interest to contribute to innovative teaching and the important service missions of the College of Medicine. Salary: Commensurate with Experience College or Department: Department of Biomedical Science Location: Boca Raton Work Days and Hours: N/A Application Deadline: 2024-06-30 Special Instructions to Applicant: This position is open until filled and may close without prior notice. This position is subject to funding. All applicants must apply electronically to the currently posted position on the Office of Human Resources' job website (https://fau.edu/jobs) by completing the required employment application for this recruitment and submitting the related documents. Required Documents: FAU’s Career Page permits the attachment of required/requested documentation. PLEASE NOTE: A maximum of five (5) documents may be attached to your application. If more than five (5) documents are required for submission, please combine additional documents into a single attachment to not exceed the maximum permitted. The site permits the attachment of required/requested documentation. When completing the online application, please upload the following: (1) a cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) statement of research experience, and (4) statement of teaching experience. Transcripts: The selected candidate for this position is required to submit an official transcript sent directly from the institution for the Provost’s credential file prior to the first day of employment. Similarly, for degrees from outside the United States, the evaluation by an organization belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation (NACES), with an indication of the documents the evaluation was prepared from (official transcripts, diplomas, dissertation abstracts) is required for the Provost’s credential file prior to the first day of employment. Transcripts must be issued to Florida Atlantic University, not to the individual applicant. Background Screening: Selected candidates must successfully complete and pass all employment screenings prior to the start of employment. Employment screenings may include a criminal background check (level I and level II), motor vehicle check, credit check, reference checks, alcohol, and drug screening check. As a Hispanic-serving institution, Florida Atlantic University (FAU) is one of the most racially and ethnically diverse institutions in the Florida state university system. We are committed to recruiting and retaining talented faculty and staff. We embrace our shared responsibility to create and celebrate a welcoming and inclusive campus environment for all. Our community features excellent schools, a vibrant and safe community, and a sub-tropical climate conductive to year-round outdoor activities. Accommodations: Individuals requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. 711 Florida Atlantic University is where your future begins. With over 30,000 students from all 50 states and over 180 countries, 21 intercollegiate teams, 180 plus degree programs, and an administration that thrives on discovery and excellence, Florida Atlantic University is pushing the boundaries of higher education. At FAU, the faculty and staff are trailblazers and innovators with a passion for finding creative solutions while advancing science, art and technology in all disciplines. Student success, excellence and community engagement are some of our highest values as a university. These values are prominent throughout FAU's community and are essential to the employee experience. FAU is committed to the principles of engaged teaching, research and service, and reflects this commitment as a key Platform in its 2015 - 2025 Strategic Plan. Our work environment is a hub of cultures from across the nation and the world, making FAU a place where collaboration flourishes. All persons aspiring to achieve excellence in the practice of these principles are encouraged to apply. To learn more about the vision and mission of FAU, please visit: www.fau.edu In order to be considered for a position, you must apply through this job website. For more information on how to apply for a position, please review the applicable Applicant Tutorial. To contact Recruitment Services, send an e-mail to [email protected]. Florida Atlantic University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action/equal access institution and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. For communication assistance, call 7-1-1. Clery Act Information Florida Statute 1010.35 - Screening Foreign Researchers Pursuant to Florida law, any applicant or student seeking employment in a research or research-related support position who is a citizen of a foreign country and not a permanent resident of the U.S., or who is a citizen or permanent resident but is affiliated with or has had at least 1 year of employment or training in China, Russia, Iran, North Korea, Cuba, Venezuela, or Syria is subject to additional screening. Applicants meeting those criteria will be required to provide the following information before any offer of employment can be made: every institution of higher education attended; all previous employment since the applicant’s 18th birthday; list of all published material, current and pending research funding from any source, including details about the research, your role, funding source, and amount; list and description of any non-university professional activities; any affiliation with an institution or program in a foreign country. Selected applicants will be required to provide additional information per the Statute, including a complete copy of your passport; and, if available, the most recently submitted DS-160 (Online Nonimmigrant Visa Application
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