Opportunity Details

Department of Pediatrics

Peds Genetics & Genomic Medicine


Associate Professor

#1010488 Associate Professor with Tenure in Genetics and Genomic Medicine


The Department of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine is seeking a full-time investigator genetics faculty member in the Division of Genetics and Genomic Medicine.

The division includes 6 MDs, 7 genetic counselors, three nurse practitioners, and 3 metabolic dieticians. St. Louis Children’s Hospital is nationally recognized as one of the top children’s hospitals in the country. Washington University is a major academic medical center. The Department of Pediatrics is a regional and national referral and consultation center that provides comprehensive pediatric care.



The successful candidate should have a PhD in Genetics. Research focused on understanding the autophagy, functional variants, and the pathophysiology of lysosomal storage disorders. Background in cellular biology and therapeutic development.


 For consideration, please send letter of interest and curriculum vitae to Patricia Dickson, M.D.

Patricia Dickson




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