Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

at Whitehead Institute and Department of Biology,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Whitehead Institute and Department of Biology at M.I.T. are seeking outstanding scientists for two tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level.

Fundamental Biology: We are interested in candidates who are pursuing fundamental problems in molecular, cellular, or organismal biology. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to development, cell biology, computational biology, chemical biology, biophysics, structural biology, physiology, and genetics.

Mammalian Biology: We are interested in candidates who are pursuing problems in mammalian biology, including approaches in human biology or in non-human models.

A successful applicant will be expected to develop a significant, independent research program and to share our commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate education.

Applicants must have a Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent and should submit curriculum vitae with a summary of current and proposed research programs, a brief teaching statement on teaching philosophy and interests, and should arrange for three letters of recommendation.

Completed applications will begin to be considered on October 15, 2018.

MIT/WI are equal employment opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.