Tenure-track Faculty Position
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Duke University School of Medicine
Applications are invited for a faculty position at the Assistant (tenure track), Associate or Full
Professor level in the Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology in the Duke
University School of Medicine. The Department provides a focus for a wide range of research
activities that include microbiology and virology, host-microbe interactions, RNA biology,
genetics/genomics of model systems, and chromosome structure/metabolism. We seek an
individual who will establish an outstanding research program that complements the existing
strengths of the Department and addresses a significant biological or disease-related question.
Excellent facilities and a competitive start-up package will be provided by the Department.
Applications should include a curriculum vitae plus a brief description of research
accomplishments and future research plans (three-page limit). Interested applicants should
submit application materials (cover letter, CV, statement of research accomplishments/plans
and at least three letters of reference) to AcademicJobsOnline at
Further inquiries may be directed to Melissa Palmer at Melissa.palmer”at”duke.edu. The
deadline for receipt of completed applications is October 15, 2018.
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing
employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, gender, gender
expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, or veteran status. Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote
qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.