Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences

A search in Cell / Molecular Biology


A search in the area of Cell and Molecular Biology and particularly in biomedically relevant areas has been authorized. The official ad as published nationally is posted below.

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track, Full-Time Faculty, in Molecular and Cellular Biology
The Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences at Cleveland State University invites applications for a tenure-track, full-time Assistant Professor position beginning August 20th, 2012. Cleveland is a center for biomedical research, of which Cleveland State University is an integral part. This position is intended to complement existing strengths in our doctoral program jointly offered with the Lerner Research Institute of the Cleveland Clinic. We seek candidates working on significant biological problems at the cellular and molecular level, with emphasis on biomedical relevance. Salary commensurate with qualifications and competitive startup funds will be provided. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in biology or a related field, minimum of 3 years of post-doctoral experience, a record of publications in appropriate peer-reviewed journals, and demonstrated potential for excellence in research and teaching. The successful candidate is expected to establish an independent, externally funded research program, to supervise graduate and undergraduate research, to teach with excellence at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, and to provide Departmental and University service. Applicants should submit a single PDF file including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and description of research plans and teaching interests, and arrange for three reference letters to be sent to Applicants will be notified by e-mail upon receipt of the application. The review process will commence upon receipt. Applications received by Jan. 10, 2012 will be considered with higher priority. This hiring is contingent upon the maintenance of existing levels of funding from the State of Ohio.

For additional information, consult the website or contact Dr. Li (Email:, Phone: 216-687-2444).
Cleveland State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to nondiscrimination. Minorities/Females/Disabled persons/Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Information about the department, its faculty, and programs is available at .

Information on CSU's biomedical research center, the Center for Gene Regulation in Health and Disease, is available at .

Information on the partner institution in our doctoral program, the Lerner Research Institute of the Cleveland Clinic, is available at

or contact Dr. Li (Email:

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