Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Pathology Diabetes Research
Negotiable; Commensurate with qualifications.Minimum Requirements:
Applicants must have Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent professional degree.Preferred Qualifications:
This position requires the establishment of a grant portfolio of internally and extramurally funded research projects.
Relevant experience and expertise would include research related to understanding mechanisms of disease development, biomarker studies, and mechanistic studies in animal models of diabetes focused on clinical and translational interventions. Specific fields of interest include immunometabolism, immune checkpoints, monitoring autoantigen specific adaptive immune responses, and/or functional genomics.
Demonstrated success obtaining independent grant funding as well as a strong publication track record are essential. In addition to joining an established, interactive clinical and basic research program in type 1 diabetes, outstanding collaborative opportunities also exist for research in other autoimmune diseases, immune deficiency, transplantation, cancer immunotherapy, type 2 diabetes, and inflammation.Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants should apply online to http://jobs.ufl.edu. Applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, three references with contact information, and a cover letter outlining research goals and accomplishments with their application.
The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org.
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The recruitment/selection process will be conducted in accordance with Florida's "Government in the Sunshine" and public records laws.Health Assessment Required: Yes