Open Rank - Computational Biology Faculty

UT Health San Antonio
Cell Systems & Anatomy
United States Texas San Antonio


Applications are invited for an open rank, tenure-track faculty appointment in the Department of Cell Systems & Anatomy within Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at the University of Texas Health San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio). We seek an outstanding investigator poised to lead a vibrant research program and participate in team science within the department and school of medicine. An ideal applicant will have expertise in computational biology approaches useful to cancer, neurodegeneration, and/or aging research. Candidates must hold a Ph.D., M.D., D.D.S., or equivalent degree and have a minimum of two years of productive postdoctoral experience. The selected candidate will be expected to participate in departmental teaching to graduate students. As a largely post-baccalaureate institution, teaching assignments are modest. A competitive startup package is available. The dynamic research program in Cell Systems & Anatomy at UT Health SA offers opportunities for multidisciplinary collaborative science.

In addition to clinical and academic departments, UT Health SA is enriched by the Nathan Shock Center for Excellence in Biology of Aging, an NCI-designated Cancer Center, an NIH-funded Clinical Translational Science Award, the Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute, the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer's and Neurodegenerative Diseases, a Claude D. Pepper center and more.

This is a wonderful opportunity for a new faculty member to join a department with outstanding investigators and a diverse research portfolio in an institution that values research, teaching, and service. UT Health SA is a Tier One research institution located in the northwest region of San Antonio, which sits as a gateway to the picturesque Texas Hill Country. San Antonio is among the fastest-growing cities in the nation with much to offer, including an attractive cost-of-living and dynamic culture, diversity, and history. UT Health SA is designated a Hispanic-Serving Institution.

Electronic submission (PDF) of a statement of interest, curriculum vita, statement of research program, a list of 4 to 5 references with contact information, and up to 3 high-quality publications will constitute an application. Applications may be submitted to UT Health Careers Faculty applicant portal at to apply for position 22001895. Applications will be reviewed starting immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

UT Health San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities and is dedicated to creating and fostering a diverse academic environment. All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.


Candidates must hold a Ph.D., M.D., D.D.S., or equivalent degree and have a minimum of two years of productive postdoctoral experience.

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