Job ID: 168997

Assistant Professor 10 Months, Biology (Cell Biology), Fall 2022

Kean University

  • Oct. 6, 2021
  • Assistant Professor 10 Months, Biology (Cell Biology), Fall 2022
  • Kean University
    Union, NJ
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Biology - Cell Biology

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Dorothy and George Hennings College of Science, Mathematics and Technology

School of Natural Sciences

Cell Biology – to teach courses in Cell and Molecular Biology, upper-level courses in Virology and/or Immunology, and possible additional courses in the applicant’s specialty. The position will help complement the growing courses in Human Biology and advance the Health Sciences program. The successful candidate will be a trained biologist in one (or combination) of the following areas: Cell Biology, Immunology, or Virology. The candidate’s research should utilize standard Molecular Biology, Immunology, Genetics, and Biochemical approaches as well as innovative approaches such as DNA analysis, mass spectrometry or confocal microscopy.

Qualifications: Ph.D. degree in Biological Sciences (e.g. Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Biophysics, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Chemistry or related fields) is required. Experience in mammalian cell culture and basic biology techniques including qPCR, RT-qPCR, chromatin immunoprecipitation, cloning, immunoprecipitation, fluorescence microscopy, and Western blotting and at least two publications in English Scientific Journals is also required. Experience in Virology, mass spectrometry, transcriptomics, CRISPR-Cas9, protein purification, and confocal microscopy is preferred. In addition, familiarity with computer languages and computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint is also preferred. 

Additional Information
Kean University complies with the Jersey First Act (Senate Bill No. 1730, P.L. 2011, Chapter 70). Any individual newly hired by Kean University will be required to abide by this law and establish a principal residence in New Jersey. New employees will have a full 365 days to establish such residence, from the effective date of hire.
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