Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in Computational Biology/Stem Cell Biology

University of Illinois at Chicago
Pharmacology and Bioengineering’s Bioinformatics Unit
United States IL Chicago


The Departments of Pharmacology and Bioengineering’s Bioinformatics Unit at The University of Illinois, College of Medicine in Chicago are seeking candidates for a conjoint tenure-track Assistant Professor in Computational Biology and Stem Cell Biology. We seek rising leaders who will engage in transformational research at the interface of computational biology and stem cell biology and regenerative medicine. Applicants must hold a doctoral degree, have an outstanding publication track record, and preferably hold NIH funding. The Department of Pharmacology has strong NIH-funded research and training programs ( and is consistently ranked among the top 10 nationwide. The Department of Bioengineering has a core group of faculty members in bioinformatics and computational biology, and a long tradition of working with life sciences researchers. A highly competitive startup package is offered.
Please submit a PDF file including curriculum vitae, summary of plan for developing an interdisciplinary research program, and e-mail contacts for three references via: addressed to Dr. Jalees Rehman, Chair of the Stem Cell Search Committee. For fullest consideration, apply to
The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.


Start date

To be determined

How to Apply


Jalees Rehman