Seeking Qualified Applicant for Muscle Disease Tenure Track Position

The Iowa Center for Muscular Dystrophy Research seeks outstanding candidates for tenure-track positions at any rank. Successful candidates are expected to establish independent laboratories focusing on skeletal muscle biology and disease.

These positions feature outstanding research space with state-of-the-art shared
instrumentation, as well as substantial startup funds for equipment, personnel support and supplies. The University of Iowa is located in Iowa City, an affordable college community with many cultural amenities.

All applicants must have a relevant doctoral degree, productive research experience, and a strong record of research accomplishment. Candidates are judged on their potential to initiate and maintain a creative, independent research program, and their desire to train students and postdoctoral fellows.

To apply for this position, please visit the University of Iowa website at Applicants should include a CV, letter of interest, and the names of three references. Consideration of completed applications will begin on February 15, 2010. Questions may be directed to Dr. Kevin P. Campbell, Director of the ICMDR at

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are strongly
encouraged to apply.

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