Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Penn Institute for Biomedical Informatics

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Mar 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Penn Institute for Biomedical Informatics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania ( seeks candidates for several Assistant, Associate, and/or Full Professor positions in both the tenure track and the non-tenure clinician-educator track. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and research.

The IBI is enabled by a recent multi-million dollar gift to expand faculty expertise, build computational infrastructure, and strengthen educational opportunities across the spectrum of biomedical informatics. The IBI will integrate informatics disciplines including bioinformatics, translational bioinformatics, clinical informatics, clinical research informatics, consumer health informatics, and public health informatics.

Successful applicants will have strong training and skills to conduct biomedical informatics research. The faculty appointment will be in an appropriate department in the Perelman School of Medicine. Applicants are expected to obtain funding and develop a research program as appropriate for their appointment, and to participate in informatics education and mentoring programs in the IBI. Researchers whose work focuses on artificial intelligence or machine learning, natural language processing or text mining, visual analytics, human-computer interaction, or ontologies and knowledge representation are especially encouraged to apply.

The University of Pennsylvania, founded by Benjamin Franklin, is a world-class research institution located near the center of Philadelphia. All of Penn's twelve schools are located within walking distance of one another. The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is one of the top ranked medical schools in the nation for research and NIH funding.

Jason H. Moore, Ph.D., is Chair of the IBI Search Committee at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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