The Institute for Biological and Medical Engineering (IIBM) of the Schools of Engineering, Medicine and Biological Sciences (iibm.uc.cl) and the Department of Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering (DIQB) of the School of Engineering of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile invite applications for a tenure-track full-time faculty position in synthetic biology. The objective of this call is to enhance the area of synthetic biology in both units and the university. The position will have primary affiliation at IIBM and secondary affiliation at DIQB. The position requires a Ph.D. in bioengineering, biotechnology, synthetic biology, or similar areas. Postdoctoral experience is highly desirable.