Opportunities @ CCB

Faculty Positions


Qualified candidates are invited to apply for a tenured professorship in the field of theory.  The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2022.  The tenured professor will be responsible for teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  We are seeking candidates who have an outstanding research record and a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. All applications and materials must be submitted, via the ARIeS portal at http://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/10545. Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Additional information regarding this position can be found at the above link.

Please visit Harvard University's Academic Recruiting to learn about open faculty positions.

Postdoctoral Positions

Individuals interested in a postdoctoral appointment should write directly to the faculty member whose research is of most interest. Each faculty member's contact information and website can be found on our faculty page. Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Current Opening:

  • Title: Postdoctoral Fellow for the Liau-Peled Lab
  • Desicription: We are looking for a talented organic chemist interested in pursuing postdoctoral research at the interface of synthetic chemistry, chemoproteomics, and cancer biology to join our collaborative team in the near future. This postdoc position is joint and co-mentored between the Bar-Peled lab and the Liau lab as part of a collaboration. The postdoc’s primary workspace will be housed in the Liau lab. Familiarity and/or training in any aspect of chemical biology is a plus but not required. This postdoc position would involve synthesis and optimization of hits from chemoproteomic screens (hit-to-lead) and their application to investigate biochemical and cellular systems. Enthusiasm to learn biology as well as work with and mentor others are essentials.
  • Application:  Please send a 1-page cover letter, CV, and 1-page summary of scientific research as a single PDF file to Rebecca Stillo, rstillo@fas.harvard.edu.
  • Contact: Rebecca Stillo, rstillo@fas.harvard.edu.

Teaching Positions

Our department recruits for several teaching fellows (Harvard graduate students) and teaching assistants (non-graduate students) each term. A small number of course assistant positions (for Harvard undergraduates) may also be available. The application deadlines are:

Fall Term: May 1

Spring Term: October 1

Harvard graduate students may apply through the Centralized Application for Teaching Sections (CATS). Other interested candidates may apply by emailing Joe Lavin with a CV and a list of courses you are interested in teaching. Current course offerings can be viewed on the my.harvard website.