About Menu

Faculty Positions

DUTIES & QUALIFICATIONS Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) is searching at the Assistant Professor level for highly talented individuals to join its Simons Center for Quantitative Biology (SCQB). Specific research areas of interest include, but are not limited to, modeling and analysis of transcriptional regulation and epigenomics, sequence assembly and variant calling for emerging technologies, evolutionary and population genomics, single-cell analysis, and cancer genomics. Successful candidates will have an outstanding record of research achievement and the ability to attract significant extramural research support. This position is for candidates focused on dry-lab research (experimental space is limited).

The Simons Center for Quantitative Biology (SCQB) is a growing new center of excellence on the CSHL campus, which has been generously endowed with a $50M donation from the Simons Foundation, plus other endowment gifts. The Center currently consists of seven faculty members with backgrounds in computer science, physics, applied mathematics, and genetics, and interests spanning genomics, plant biology, neuroscience, biophysics, and cancer. Members of the SCQB are fully integrated and highly collaborative with the broader CSHL faculty, but the Center maintains a strong focus on mathematical, computational, and theoretical pursuits.

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, and genomics as well as quantitative biology. The Laboratory is recognized internationally for its excellence in research and educational activities.

How to apply

QB Assistant Professor position: Send a Cover Letter, CV, Description of Research Accomplishments and Future Research Plans; and Three Letters of Reference in PDF format to QBjobs2018@cshl.edu with subject line QB Faculty Search. Applications will be accepted until November 1, 2018 and reviewed on a rolling basis.

All positions are subject to approval.

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.