Faculty Position in Chemical Biology

Lausanne, Switzerland
15 Oct 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Institute of Chemical Sciences and Engineering (ISIC) at EPFL invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in chemistry with applications in biology.

We seek candidates with an outstanding research record, a strong commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and who will be proactive members of the chemical biology community. As a faculty member of the School of Basic Sciences, the successful candidate is expected to initiate and develop a creative research program at the forefront of the discipline.

Significant start-up resources, research budget and state-of-the-art research infrastructure are available. Salaries and benefits are internationally competitive. We offer a highly international environment that is multi-lingual and multicultural.

Applications including cover letter with a statement of motivation, curriculum vitae, publications list, concise statements of research and teaching interests as well as the names and addresses (including email) of five references should be submitted by November 15th, 2017 via the website :


Enquiries may be addressed to:

Prof. Lyndon Emsley
Chairman of the Search Committee
E-mail: lyndon.emsley@epfl.ch

More information about EPFL and the Institute of Chemical

Sciences and Engineering can be found at www.epfl.ch, sb.epfl.ch, isic.epfl.ch

EPFL is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, and strongly encourages women to apply.