Mason-Inova Fellow, Research Assistant Professor

Position Information

Position Information

Department School of Systems Biology (SSB)
Alternate Department Description

Mason-Inova Partnership

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Job Category Instructional or Research Faculty
Role (State) Job Title Mason-Inova Fellow, Research Assistant Professor
Working Title Mason-Inova Fellow, Research Assistant Professor
Job Type Full-Time
Position Number F075Az
Recruit Number Faculty - 7012
Working Hours
Location Prince William
Pay Band
Salary Commensurate with education and experience.
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Mason-Inova Fellow, Research Assistant Professor

The George Mason University School of Systems Biology (SSB), within the College of Science (COS), and Inova Health Systems invite highly qualified individuals to apply for the Mason-Inova Research Fellow, Assistant Professor. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

This research faculty position is the result of a unique public/private partnership between George Mason University, the Inova Healthcare System and the Beatty Center for Liver Diseases under the newly formed Mason-Inova Fellowship Program.

The focus of the Mason-Inova Fellow’s research will be on chronic metabolic and liver diseases using metabolomics, proteomics, genomics, and other systems biology approaches. This is a nontenure-track position with 100 percent effort on research activities.

Required Qualifications:

  • The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. and/or a M.D. in a closely related field (completion of a M.D. degree is beneficial, but not required); and
  • A background in translational research applications, demonstrated by publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Background in metabolomics or proteomic research science;
  • Postdoctoral experience (at least two years is strongly desired); and
  • Experience in developing and implementing research programs.
Special Instructions to Applicants

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F075Az at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, a research statement, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

For Full Consideration, Apply by: April 21, 2017
Posting Date 03/24/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. CV
  3. Research Statement
  4. List of Professional References
Optional Documents