Assistant/Associate Professor in Bioinformatics/Computational Biology

The Department of Biology at Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) invites applications for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor on tenure track in the area of Bioinformatics/Computational Biology.

Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) is a private sector educational institution in Pakistan striving to provide an outstanding learning environment to a diverse student body. Since the inception of Syed Babar School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) in 2000, world-class faculty has joined the department and is involved in cutting edge scientific research. The biology department at SBASSE provides a cross-disciplinary experience as it specialises in multiple arenas including Cell and Molecular Biology, Cancer Biology, Genetics and Epigenetics, Plant Molecular Biology, Molecular Microbiology and Computational Biology.


  • PhD in Bioinformatics or a related field
  • Post-doctoral research experience in Molecular Biology/Biochemistry/ Bioinformatics or a related field
  • Ability to establish an independent research programme
  • Excellent Publication record
  • Teaching experience at the undergraduate and/or graduate level (desired)
  • Good communication skills with proficiency in the English language

Interested candidates should submit the following:

  1. Curriculum vitae
  2. Cover letter
  3. Research Statement
  4. Teaching statement
  5. Google Scholar Profile
  6. Names of three academic referees.

Please send your completed application package to Ms. Iqra Manzoor at

Should you have any queries regarding the position please contact:

Dr. Aziz Mithani
Assistant Professor and Department Chair
Department of Biology,
Lahore, Pakistan