Applications for Tenure Track Positions

Application for Tenure Track Positions

The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences at the Hebrew  University invites you to apply for a tenure‐track position in the Life  Sciences with emphasis on the following disciplines:

  • Biochemistry, Structural and Molecular Biology, & Protein Engineering 
  • Systems Biology, Bioinformatics & Computational Biology 
  • Ecology, Evolution, Animal behavior, & Global Environmental Changes  
  • Genetics, Functional Genomics, & Epigenetics 
  • Cellular and Developmental Biology, Intra-cellular Trafficking  & Cancer Biology 
  • Plant Biology, Regulation of Plant Development, Plant Environment Interactions 
  • Neurobiology with emphasis on neuroethology (excluding higher brain functions) 
  • Natural History Collections - Recruits are expected to combine academic research and teaching with the development of collection-based research programs. Outstanding candidates in all fields related to the Natural History Collections will be considered


Candidates are expected to have a strong interest and track record in  research, outstanding academic credentials, and a strong commitment to  graduate and undergraduate education.

  • Candidates must have a PhD  and/or MD degree.
  • Postdoctoral research experience is highly  recommended, although exceptional candidates without postdoctoral  experience may be considered.

Our recruits are expected to establish and lead a team of graduate students in M.Sc. and Ph.D. research. They are also expected to teach and develop courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Each application (in English) must include the following items:  

  •     Application Form
  •     Profile photo
  •     Curriculum Vitae  According to HUJI regulations
  •     List of Publications According to HUJI regulations
  •     Scientific Biography
  •     Research Proposal
  •     Teaching Interests
  •     Copies of 1‐3 representative papers
  •     Recommendation letters from PhD adviser/s and Post‐doc host/s
  •     List of 5 potential reviewing scientists in research field   

All applicants must register and submit their applications via the on‐line  system using the following link:

Application Deadline: March 12th, 2022