Tenured or Tenure-Track Faculty in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology


  • Professional
  • St. Louis, MO
  • Posted 4 days ago
  • Expires on: February 9, 2019

Saint Louis University
Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Computer Science, to begin in August 2019. We are interested in candidates with a demonstrated record of addressing biological problems and omics data sets with computational approaches.

Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, or a closely related field and demonstrate strong potential for both research and teaching. A secondary appointment in one of the Departments of Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics/Statistics or the School of Medicine will be considered for a candidate with appropriate qualifications. This position will support undergraduate and graduate programs in Computer Science, and an interdisciplinary Master’s program in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. Duties include establishing an ongoing research program with national prominence, teaching of both undergraduate and graduate courses, and the mentorship of undergraduate and graduate students.

All applications must be made online at https://jobs.slu.edu (see requisition F20180759) and include a cover letter, CV, statement of research interests, statement of teaching interests and experiences, and contact information for three or more potential references.

Review of applications will begin on January 7, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

Additional information about the position and the department can be found at cs.slu.edu/hiring. Saint Louis University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (AA/EOE) and encourages nominations of and applications from women and minorities.