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The School of Molecular & Cellular Biology is a diverse group of inspiring, innovative people who make an impact in the lives of others every day. We are comprised of the Instructional Program, the Departments of Biochemistry, Cell & Developmental Biology, Microbiology, and Molecular & Integrative Physiology, and the Center for Biophysics and Quantitative Biology. MCB Human Resources can be reached at hr@mcb.illinois.edu. Positions on campus are posted at the Office of Human Resources website.

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Faculty Positions

Position: Tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in RNA Biology, Genomics, and Informatics
Department: Successful candidates will be located in one of four departments within the School of MCB: Biochemistry, Cell and Developmental Biology, Microbiology or Molecular and Integrative Physiology, depending on the specific area of interest and expertise.
Closing Date: November 14, 2022
Starting Date: August 16, 2023

Position: Tenure-track assistant or Associate Professor in Infectious Diseases
Department: Microbiology
Closing Date: October 30, 2022
Starting Date: August 16, 2023

Position: Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Stem Cell Biology
Department: 
Cell and Developmental Biology
Closing Date: October 30, 2022
Starting Date: August 16, 2023

Postdoctoral Positions

Position: Postdoctoral Associate Position in Chromatin Biology and Epigenetics (Prof. Supriya G. Prasanth)
Department: 
Cell and Developmental Biology
Closing Date:  Open until filled
Starting Date: Flexible

Position: Postdoctoral Research Scientist Position in Structural Biology of Ion Channels (Prof. Claudio Grosman)
Department: 
Molecular & Integrative Physiology
Closing Date:  Open until filled
Starting Date: Flexible

Position: Postdoctoral Research Scientist Position in Cancer Biology (Prof. Benita Katzenellenbogen)
Department: 
Molecular & Integrative Physiology
Closing Date:  Open until filled
Starting Date: April 1, 2022 or soon thereafter 

Position: Postdoctoral Collaborator with GEMS (Genomics and Eco-Evolution of Multi-Scale Symbiosis)
Department: 
GEMS NSF Biological Integration Institute
Closing Date:  Competition occurs annually after November 1 deadline
Starting Date: Flexible

Academic Hourly

Position: Stadtmueller Lab
Department: Biochemistry
Closing Date: September 20, 2022
Starting Date: As soon as possible after closing date

Staff Positions

Position: Office Support Associate
Closing Date:
September 19, 2022
Starting Date: As soon as possible after September 30, 2022