Department of Biophysics

Medical College of Wisconsin Campus

The Department of Biophysics at the Medical College of Wisconsin is dedicated to quality in research and graduate and postdoctoral training. The research interests of our faculty are broadly based, with strong programs in the following areas:

  • Free radicals and nitric oxide
  • Spin labeling and protein structure
  • Paramagnetic metal ions: a structural determination of active sites
  • EPR instrumentation
  • Functional MRI (fMRI)
  • Molecular imaging
  • Research on Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, cancer, human consciousness, & drugs of abuse
  • Statistical methods in fMRI

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  Assistant or Associate Professor of Biophysics


The Department of Biophysics at the Medical College of Wisconsin is seeking applications for the position of a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor to become a productive and enthusiastic member of the EPR Spectroscopy and Molecular Biophysics team. We seek faculty with experience in EPR spectroscopy as a fundamental aspect of their biomedical research interests and an interest in collaborating on biological applications of advanced EPR instrumentation. MCW, the Department of Biophysics, and the National Biomedical EPR Center offer a unique environment for EPR spectroscopy, with an array of state-of-the-art, research-driven, internally developed and commercial instrumentation from 0.5-140 GHz; a highly experienced team of specialized engineers working at the forefront of their field; and a diverse faculty carrying out biomedical EPR research. Candidates are expected to contribute to the ongoing innovation, development, and application of EPR instrumentation at MCW. We seek candidates with a biochemistry, biophysics, chemistry, physics, or biomedical engineering background. For consideration, send your statement of interest, CV, and the names of three references to Candice Klug, Professor of Biophysics. MCW is an AA/EOE.

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Department of Biophysics
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI  53226-0509

(414) 955-4000
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Graduate Program

The Biophysics Graduate Program is designed for those young scientists who wish to develop research skills to use in academic and clinical settings.

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