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Structural Biology and Cryo-Electron Microscopy

The Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology at Stony Brook University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor. Candidates doing innovative work in any area of structural biology are encouraged to apply. In particular, we welcome applications from candidates using cryo-electron microscopy techniques to explore questions of protein structure. 


Comprised of faculty in both the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Medicine, the Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology in an active, collaborative community of scholars with broad research interests dedicated to both scientific discovery and to education at undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate levels. The successful applicant will join an active and growing structural biology group and will have access to instrumentation and potential collaborations within the Department, in the Stony Brook Center for Structural Biology, and at the nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory. Candidates must have an M.D. and/or a Ph.D. in biochemistry, chemistry, or a closely related field, as well as two years of postdoctoral experience.  Candidates must have demonstrated excellence in innovative research and have a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  Applications will be reviewed upon receipt.   The search will continue until the position is filled.

 Interested candidates must use Academic Jobs Online posting at

( to submit a cover letter, a complete curriculum vitae including publications and past and current research funding statement of research interests, summary of administrative and teaching experience and research interests. In addition, applicants should arrange to have three letters of recommendation submitted on their behalf. Electronic submission through AJO is required. Questions should be addressed to email address.

Women and members of traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Stony Brook University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity educator and employer.




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Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to the creation of a diverse and inclusive campus climate. We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply.”


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