Assistant Professor, Molecular and Computational Biology

  • University of Southern California, Molecular and Computational Biology Department
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Sep 22, 2022
Full time Biology/Biotechnology/Life Sciences

Job Description


The Molecular and Computational Biology Section of the Department of Biological Sciences, Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, the University of Southern California, in Los Angeles, California, ( invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position.

We are seeking an accomplished and innovative scientist studying biology at any scale - ranging from genomic and molecular processes, to cellular organization and function, to organismal development, to the impact of genetic variation. The ideal candidate will combine both experimental and computational approaches.


Preferred and Required Qualifications

Candidates should have a Ph.D. and have demonstrated the ability to conduct independent research and to attract external research funding.

Application Details

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2022. Applicants should submit, in a single pdf file, a curriculum vita, a cover letter, research, teaching, and diversity-equity-inclusion statements, as well as the contact information of three references. Information on USC’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the STEM fields can be found at  We encourage scientists who come from historically underrepresented groups or have non-traditional backgrounds to apply. In order to be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser: . For more information, please contact Dr. Matt Dean ( 

USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The university particularly encourages members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Further information is available by contacting


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Application Deadline

Dec. 15 2022