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Social Epigeneticist

The School of Kinesiology at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor)
Michigan, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Nov 22, 2023

The School of Kinesiology at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) invites applications for an open-rank tenure-track faculty position. The position is for a Social Epigeneticist whose research focuses on the identification of social-environmental factors, their influence on human biology through epigenetic modifications, and how they contribute to current health disparities.

Requirements include a Ph.D., experience mentoring and teaching undergraduate and graduate students, publishing peer-reviewed research, and a track record of securing or potential to secure (at the Assistant level) extramural research funding. Scholars from different disciplines, whose research centers on social epigenetics, are encouraged to apply, including those with doctorate degrees in genetics, biochemistry, bioinformatics, computational biology, molecular/developmental biology, kinesiology, public health, social or behavioral sciences, or related fields. Candidates should demonstrate their contributions to a positive workplace culture, aligned with our school’s core values.

The School of Kinesiology is one of 19 degree granting academic units on the U-M campus with 35 tenure-track faculty and approximately 1,200 students. For more information on the school and its four programs, please see 

For a complete posting description and to submit applications visit For best consideration, please apply by January 8, 2024.


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

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