## Posting Summary:
In A Major New Initiative In Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, The Center for Public Health Genomics in the School of Medicine at the University of Virginia (cphg. virginia. edu) seeks several tenure-track faculty members (Asst. or Assoc. or Full Prof. ). The Candidates should address contemporary problems in Human Diseases or the Biology of the Mammalian Cell through computational research.
Candidates must hold a Ph. D. and/or M. D. in Bioinformatics, Genomics, Computer Sciences or a related field and must have demonstrated the capacity to develop and/or maintain a high-quality independent research program. Applicants with outstanding credentials from all fields will be considered. Support will include attractive start-up packages, laboratory space, and an exceptionally interactive research environment.
To apply, visit https://jobs. virginia. edu and search on Posting Number 0614789. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statement of research interest (two pages or less including references). Three letters of recommendation should be submitted electronically, directly to emm3w@virginia. edu with the applicant's name in the subject heading.
Positions will remain open to applications until filled.
For additional information please contact Elizabeth Mollica, Center for Public Health Genomics, via telephone (434) 982-3228 or via email emm3w@virginia. edu.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
## University Leadership Characteristics:
*For Thomas Jefferson, learning was an integral part of life. The "academical village" is based on the assumption that the life of the mind is a pursuit for all participants in the University, that learning is a lifelong and shared process, and that interaction between scholars and students enlivens the pursuit of knowledge. *
University Human Resources strives to identify applicants who will contribute as high potential employees, leaders and managers. We employ individuals who foster and promote the University mission and purpose. Successful candidates exemplify Uncommon Integrity; they are honest, trusted, team-oriented and live the core values of the University. These candidates display Great Judgment, by practicing evidence-based decision-making. They are Strategically Focused by contributing to and achieving department goals and vision. They set high performance standards and hold themselves accountable by Aggressively Executing these standards. These employees also develop a Deep Passion for the University and the impact it has on students, faculty, alumni and community. Successful candidates identify their personal career goals and development opportunities. They contribute to team success by Leading Talent through individual efforts.
## Employment Conditions for Faculty
The University of Virginia may require criminal history background check as a condition of employment.
## EO/AA Statement:
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? :* No
*Organization (Position Organization):* 40530 MD-CPHG Ctr for Public Health Genomics
*Rank:* Open Rank
*Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Position Type:* Teaching and Research Faculty
*Required Applicant Documents:* CV / ResumeCover LetterStatement of Research Interest
*Department:* Center for Public Health Genomics
*Area of Interest:* No Response
*Employment Posting Category:* Faculty
*E-mail a Friend:* jobs. virginia. edu/applicants/Central? quickFind=74067
*Working Title:* Open Rank
*Appointment Type:* Teaching and Research
*Posting Date:* 08-31-2015
*Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting):* Candidate Profile
*Posting Number:* 0614789
*Required EducationWhat is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Closing Date:* Open Until Filled
*Posting for UVA Employees Only:* No Response
*Tenure Status:* Tenure Track