Assistant Professor (Research)
- Wayne State University
- Location: Detroit, Michigan
- Category: Faculty-Medicine-Medical Researcher
- Posting Date: 01/22/2022
- Application Deadline: Open until filled
Assistant Professor (Research)
Number of Vacancies
06 - School of Medicine
Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. Wayne State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
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Typical work environment may include a laboratory and/ or office environment. May require working non-standard business hours including evenings and weekends.
Essential Functions (Job Duties)
Develop toward independent academic research career through publication and presentation of advancements in bioinformatic analyses of pharmacogenomic and environmental health projects
Facilitate the development of preclinical and clinical research projects in the area of genome sciences.
Meet with internal and external members of the research community to ensure they understand available services and to identify and provided additional needed resources.
Provide technical expertise and advice to faculty for project development in genome sciences.
Provide leadership and direction to staff in the Genomics Sciences Core Resource Center including hiring, performance management and mentoring, training and termination.
Manage the budget of the Genomics Sciences Core Resource Center. Develop and oversee operating budget and increase revenues for services provided to internal and external customers.
Provide assistance to management and research teams in the preparation of individual and programmatic grants and contracts involving genome sciences and services
Manage operation and efficient use of all core instrumentation and related enabling technology platforms
Develop and implement strategic plan for genomic based resource development in the sciences to assure program sustainability and leading edge services
Oversee information posted at the Wayne State Genomic Sciences Core Resource Center website.
Perform additional duties as assigned.
PhD in biomedical field with postdoctoral or fellowship training in bioinformatics and/or pharmacogenomics.
Published expertise and productivity in team science projects.
Faculty and Academic Staff
Fiscal Year of Job Open Date
Job Open Date
(When job is posted in the system)
Job Close Date
(or until suitable candidate is found)
Until Suitable Candidate is Found
Is this position reposted?
None (New Posting)
Background Check Requirements
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