Associate to Full Professor in Cancer Biology / Immunology

  • Baylor University, Department of Biology
  • Baylor University, South University Parks Drive, Waco, TX, USA
  • Sep 16, 2019
Full time   Biology/Biotechnology/Life Sciences Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris (, and academic strategic plan, Illuminate ( As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has more than 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 85 countries.

Baylor seeks to fill the following faculty position in the Department of Biology:

Associate to Full Professor in Cancer Biology / Immunology

The Department of Biology in the College of Arts & Sciences ( invites applications for an Associate to Full Professor faculty position in Cancer Biology or Immunology. Successful candidates will have established an internationally-recognized research program. Applicants must provide evidence of significant research productivity sustained through external funding and demonstrated by an excellent publication record. The Department of Biology keenly values diversity amongst its faculty and students and believes it is essential to achieving excellence.

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Faculty are expected to participate in Baylor University’s mission and to demonstrate commitment to service in the larger community. The successful candidate is expected to develop an internationally recognized research program, sustain external funding, publish in major journals, and excel in teaching and mentoring at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Rank and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications. In addition to faculty labs, the University houses state-of-the-art instrumentation, including centers for microscopy and imaging, mass spectrometry, and molecular biosciences. Additional University resources include the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC), a high-capacity research computing core, as well as the Synthesis and Drug-Lead Discovery Laboratory.

Application Details

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but to ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by 10/15/2019. Visit for more details about this position or contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Myeongwoo Lee at


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Application Deadline

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but to ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by 10/15/2019.