Waksman Institute of Microbiology

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We're Hiring. Now accepting applications. Applicants must have a PhD or equivalent degree and be eligible for full tenured, or tenured-track academic positions.

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Located on Busch Campus of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, the Waksman Institute of Microbiology is an interdisciplinary research institute devoted to excellence in research. Focus areas include developmental biology, cell biology, biochemistry, structural biology, genetics, and genomics.

Waksman supports the educational mission of Rutgers University. Our researchers hold faculty appointments in academic departments. As faculty, our researchers believe in nurturing students at every level from high school though outreach and post-doctoral through fellowships.

Dr. Joachim Messing | Research Director