Computational/Systems Biology and Bio Big Data

Monday, January 23, 2017
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Assistant, Associate, Full Professors
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Job Description: 

Assistant, Associate, Full Professors
in Computational/Systems Biology and Bio Big Data
University of Missouri-Columbia

Description: The College of Engineering (CoE) at the University of Missouri (MU) is hiring multiple faculty members in the area of Computational/Systems Biology and Bio Big Data. These tenure-track/tenured positions are at all ranks specializing in computational biology, systems modeling, or informatics, with applications for large scale biological datasets. We are particularly interested in individuals incorporating quantitative approaches in their research to address fundamental questions at the interface of engineering and the life sciences.

The successful candidate will establish a research program that complements our existing strengths, develops cross-disciplinary collaborations, and attracts federal funding. These new hires will have the potential to hold interdisciplinary joint positions with the other colleges/schools at the University of Missouri, starting Fall 2017.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. either in Engineering, Computer/Data Science, or a quantitative field in the Life Sciences; demonstrated success in interdisciplinary research; and a strong commitment to excellence in teaching.

Closing Date:
Applications will be reviewed beginning January 15, 2017 and will continue until the positions are filled.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, a research plan, a teaching statement and a list of three to five professional references electronically to and refer to Job ID 21967. Inquiries can be email to the Computational/Systems Biology and Bio Big Data Search committee at Visit our website at for more information.

The University of Missouri is a Tier I research institution and one of only 60 public and private U.S. universities invited to membership in the prestigious Association of American Universities. Missouri was founded in 1839 in Columbia as the first public university west of the Mississippi River. Today, with an enrollment of more than 35,000 students, 13,000 full-time employees and 300,000 alumni, Mizzou is a $2.2 billion enterprise and an important investment for the state and nation.

MU specifically invites and encourages applications from
qualified women and members of groups underrepresented in science.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA employer firmly committed
to fostering ethnic, racial, and gender diversity in our faculty.

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