David Braley Centre for Antibiotic Discovery
The David Braley Centre for Antibiotic Discovery at McMaster University invites applications for up to three faculty in the areas of Antimicrobial Discovery and Resistance. Applications are sought from candidates at all career stages. Research areas of interest include, but are not limited to, chemical biology, computational biology, medicinal chemistry, microbiology, and systems biology.
The David Braley Centre for Antibiotic Discovery is embarking on an ambitious program to develop the areas of preclinical antibiotic drug discovery and has outstanding resources in high-throughput biology and chemical screening, natural products, microbiology, and models of infectious disease. The Centre is home to a strong faculty contingent that is working at the interface of chemistry, microbiology, and medicine. We are seeking highly collaborative candidates to expand this initiative with research programs complementary to the research strengths of the group.
Applicants must possess a PhD or MD/PhD with relevant experience and training, and a strong desire to work collaboratively with other faculty members. The successful applicants will develop an active research program and contribute to educational programs at McMaster University through an appointment with a suitable academic Department.
Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of research experience, a summary of future plans, teaching dossier and the names of three references by September 1, 2020 to the search committee Chair Professor Eric Brown, David Braley Centre for Antibiotic Discovery, McMaster University, MDCL 2235, 1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, c/o firstname.lastname@example.org.
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