Faculty Position in Poverty-Related Infectious Diseases

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Apr 25, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Tropical Medicine (MITM) at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences seeks a new faculty member to establish a vibrant, extramurally funded, internationally recognized research program in the area of poverty-related infectious diseases.

This tenure-track/tenure-eligible position will be filled at the assistant, associate, or full professor level based on experience. A highly competitive salary, start-up funds, and space within a collaborative laboratory space will be provided.

Basic qualifications: Applicants must have a doctoral (PhD, MD, DVM, or equivalent) degree in a relevant discipline such as immunology, microbiology, or parasitology) at the time of application; postdoctoral research experience; a strong publication record; evidence of potential to attract extramural funding; and a demonstrated interest in teaching graduate and health care students.


Application procedure: To be considered, please complete an online faculty application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/42662 and upload a curriculum vitae, cover letter that includes a statement of qualifications, a 3-5 page statement of research interest, and the names and contact information for three referees. Review of applications will begin on May 26, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening. For further information about the positions please contact Dr. Douglas F. Nixon, Department Chair, at mitmfacs@gwu.edu


The University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) employer committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory, diverse work environment. The university does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law in any of its programs or activities.