Molecular & Human Genetics - Assistant Professor - Molecular & Human Genetics - Administration

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7087914 (Ref.No. 9093-en_US)
Posted: October 26, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Department of Molecular & Human Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level from candidates with expertise in Clinical Genetics care, research and education. Perform translational research for funded studies & protocols re diagnosis & treatment of genetic conditions includes inborn errors of metabolism + discovery of novel genetic conditions at BCM's affiliated Texas Children's Hospital ("TCH") & TCH West campus in Houston, TX + TCH campus in Woodlands, Texas. Protected time for research is guaranteed & will represent 51% of effort. Duties also include teaching residents, fellows, med students & genetic counselor students + providing clinical care to pediatric patients suffering from birth defects and genetic disorders. Candidates must have a track record of translational research experience in the treatment of inherited error errors of metabolism. 


Requirements: M.D. Degree. Texas Medical license, ABMGG certification for clinical genetics and medical biochemical genetics.  








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