Investigator – Fetal, Placental Biology, Reproductive Tract Research

  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (OBGYN)
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Full Time Academia Biotech Education Research Science

Job Description

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine seeks a full-time tenure track Investigator at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. This position will have an emphasis on fetal, placental and reproductive tract research. The successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain an energetic, well-funded research program; engage in interdisciplinary and collaborative research, and teach undergraduate and graduate level courses.

Successful candidate will have completed a doctorate in biology from a credentialed institution and will have academic qualifications and experience. Substantial experience in fetal, placental and reproductive tract research is preferred.  Candidates interested in questions that can be translated to human pregnancy concerns including recurrent pregnancy loss, intrauterine growth retardation, pre-eclampsia and the feto-placental-immune system are encouraged. Broad approaches including physiological, molecular, functional genomics, epigenetic are encouraged.

The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled.

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Associate Professor/Professor (Search ID:): 445

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Dr. Serdar Bulun

Department Chair

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

Education Requirements

Ph.D, Other Doctorate Degree