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How to Apply

Submit a single PDF that includes:
  1. A Curriculum Vitae
  2. A Two-page Summary of PriorResearch Accomplishments
  3. A Two-page Summary of FutureResearch Plans

Additionally, please provide three letters of reference submitted directly by referees.

All submissions should be emailed to


Job Summary

The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology at the University of Michigan Medical School solicits applications from outstanding scholars for a tenure-track faculty position, preferably at the assistant professor level. We seek candidates poised to establish a highly innovative research program addressing newly emerging and significant questions in cell, developmental, and/or stem cell biology.  Candidates should have MD, PhD, or MD/PhD degrees with relevant postdoctoral training and a sustained record of groundbreaking research accomplishments.  Successful candidates will join a collegial, interdisciplinary group of faculty, students and fellows, and have access to state-of-the art facilities at the University of Michigan (see  For more information or to apply, please go to 

Required Qualifications*

Candidates must hold an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD degrees with relevant postdoctoral training and a sustained record of groundbreaking research accomplishments.  Evidence of competence in teaching is also expected.

Underfill Statement

This position is posted as Assistant Professor/Associate Professor /Professor. The rank of the selected candidate will depend upon candidate's qualifications.

Additional Information

Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Department and the University are committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status.   The University of Michigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.