Careers

Open positions are listed below, or visit UT Southwestern Careers for other career opportunities on campus.

UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

The Department of Biochemistry at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center invites applications from candidates for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Candidates should be engaged in innovative research within biochemistry, molecular biology, or at the interface between chemistry and biology. The Department is strongly research-oriented with major programs in metabolism and metabolic regulation, cancer biology, chemical biology, parasite biology, chemistry and drug discovery. We are particularly interested in strong candidates who wish to study molecular mechanisms of important biological processes and who will complement our existing strengths. UT Southwestern maintains state-of-the-art facilities and employs a faculty that includes six Nobel Laureates and 22 members of the National Academy of Sciences. The Biochemistry Department offers a vibrant environment for research, generous start-up support, and participation in graduate-level teaching.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a concise description of research plans, and three letters of reference by November 1, 2017, through the AcademicJobsOnline website. Any correspondence can be addressed to Dr. Margaret Phillips, Chair, Department of Biochemistry at biochem.search@utsouthwestern.edu.

UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 

Updated ad for Position #84370

Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry

The Department of Biochemistry at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center invites applications from candidates for a tenure-track/tenured faculty positions at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Candidates should be engaged in innovative research in organic chemistry or natural products chemistry. The Biochemistry Department offers a vibrant environment for research in chemistry, drug discovery and the chemistry-biology interface. The successful applicant will be expected to carry out an effective research program and to teach at the graduate level. Assistant Professor applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a summary of research experiences, a description of research plans, and three letters of reference. Candidates for a senior position are expected to have already established a vigorous independent and funded research program in organic chemistry or natural products chemistry. Applicants for Associate/Full Professor should submit a curriculum vitae. All applications are due November 1, 2017, and should be submitted through the AcademicJobsOnline website. Any correspondence can be addressed to Dr. Margaret Phillips, Chair, Department of Biochemistry at biochem.search@utsouthwestern.edu

UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 

Updated ad for Position #85251