The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Genetics and Metabolism at The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus seeks genetics research faculty at all academic levels as part of an exciting expansion of genetic and personalized/precision medicine research in the Department of Pediatrics. Successful candidates may become trainers in the Human Medical Genetics and Genomics Program of the Graduate School, as appropriate.
Any area of genetic research related to children’s health and disease will be considered. Specific areas of interest include inborn errors of metabolism, gene regulation, genomics and genomic informatics, personalized/precision medicine, development of novel therapies including nucleic acid replacement or correction technologies, and functional validation using model organisms. Successful candidates will apply for and obtain independent grant funding per Departmental expectations and guidelines. Opportunities for clinical involvement are available for physician-scientists.
Ph.D., and/or M.D., and minimum of four years of laboratory research experience in genetics or a related field. Years of experience will be part of the determination of academic level to start. Both wet and dry lab positions are available.
Additional Salary Information: A generous and competitive package of salary, benefits and start-up support will be provided. Information on University benefits programs is located at www.cu.edu/cu-careers/.
About University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus - Department of Pediatrics
As one of 4 campuses of the University of Colorado System, CUAMC is a new campus designed to be a home to biomedical research and education in all areas. CUAMC is home to the Children’s Hospital Colorado flagship location, the University of Colorado Hospital flagship location, the new Veteran’s Administration Hospital, the School of Medicine, the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science, the School of Dental Medicine, the College of Nursing, and the multi-campus Colorado School of Public Health. CUAMC is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The University strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding.