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Associate Professor | Biochemistry-Virginia Commonwealth University, VA
he Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Virginia Commonwealth University-School of Medicine (VCU-SOM) is seeking an exceptional investigator pursuing innovative questions relevant to the Department’s research strengths in lipids, metabolism, lipid signaling, protein:lipid interactions, lipidomics, and metabolomics. Candidates should have a PhD or MD/PhD with an outstanding research record and will be considered at a rank based upon qualifications and experience. The successful candidate will be required to have a well-developed scholarly/research portfolio with evidence of multi-disciplinary applications and external funding appropriate to complement and expand existing expertise in the department. As promoted by VCU, the faculty member should also demonstrate experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU. Leadership positions are available in the Department and the Massey Cancer Center for an outstanding individual with suitable qualifications. Substantial start up and salary packages are available. The Department belongs to a very active community of investigators and is committed to providing an outstanding research environment.