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The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine
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Job Description

The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine in Farmington, Connecticut is inviting applications for Assistant, Associate, and Full Professors. The campus is dedicated to advancing precision medicine using genomic strategies to understand the complex functional networks underlying health and disease, and the development of novel diagnostics and therapeutics. We are seeking individuals to join our interactive culture of cooperation and program integration.

Areas for recruitment include:

  • Cell Biology

  • Cancer Immunology

  • Clinical Genetics

  • Human Population and Evolutionary Genetics

  • Microbial Genomics, Microbiome Research and Infectious Diseases

  • Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (particularly research programs in systems biology/interactome analysis)

The Jackson Laboratory offers a uniquely collaborative scientific research environment. Faculty members are supported by outstanding scientific services, unparalleled mouse and genomic resources, postdoctoral and predoctoral training programs, and numerous courses and conferences.


Candidates must have a Ph.D., M.D. or D.V.M. degree and relevant postdoctoral training, with an exceptional record of research accomplishment, and the ability to develop a competitive, independently funded research program. Opportunities are available for shared mentorship of trainees, and integration with the Jackson Laboratory campuses in Maine and California.

How to Apply

Applicants must apply online.  Please submit a curriculum vitae and a concise statement of research interests as one document to www.jax.org/careers, select Faculty Positions, position #5800 [direct link].  In addition, please have three letters of reference sent to: facultyjobs@jax.org.

The Jackson Laboratory is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants and employees for hiring, placement and advancement, without regard to a person's race, color, religion, national origin, age, genetic information, military status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or protected veteran status.

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