This job has Expired

Research Assistant Professor in Neuroscience

Job Description

The Herbert Wertheim UF Scripps Institute for Biomedical Innovation & Technology at the University of Florida is recruiting a non-tenure track Research Assistant Professor.

The Institute provides an outstanding intellectual environment and access to a wide range of cutting-edge technologies described on the website: . The position is located in a coastal town of Jupiter, FL which offers an amazing quality of life with access to beaches, outdoors and world class cultural experiences.

UF Scripps embraces diversity & recognizes it as being a key to our success. We especially encourage applications by women and candidates otherwise underrepresented in neuroscience and are deeply committed to provide them with the resources for a successful career.

We are looking for an experienced structural biologist to lead the program in deciphering structural bases of G Protein Coupled Receptor (GPCR) complexes by CryoEM. Research Assistant Professor will be embedded in the multidisciplinary team of investigators studying GPCR signaling at variety of angles and engaged in drug discovery efforts. For details on the programmatic emphasis please visit:

This is a faculty-level appointment that offers a unique opportunity to develop independent research program while being protected from funding pressures. The position provides faculty level salary support, benefits, and a platform for professional growth including grant writing.


Salary is negotiable with an excellent benefits package.


Requires a Ph.D. or M.D. and at least 3 years of experience in structural biology


2 years of postdoctoral training and significant experience with CryoEM.


Interested candidates should submit their Curriculum Vitae and a brief description of research experience in structural biology. Candidates should also include contact information for at least three professional references.

Inquiries about opportunities can be directed to Department Chair Dr. Kirill Martemyanov at

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at .

Applications should be submitted through and include:

1) a cover letter

2) a curriculum vitae

3) the names of three referees. Please include email and phone number.

This a time-limited position.

This position is open until filled. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Florida is an equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The University of Florida invites all qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The University of Florida is a public institution and subject to all requirements under the Florida Sunshine and Public Records laws.

To apply for this position, visit Job number for this vacancy is 523258 and the deadline date to apply is open until filled. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2HRS or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).

*Please mention you saw this ad on AcademicJobs.*

Apply Now

Be Seen By Recruiters at the
Best Institutions

Create Your FREE Profile Now!