ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY & IMMUNOLOGY
JOB NO.: 91196-FA
Work Type: Faculty-Full Time
Department: SMPH/MED MICROBIO/MED MICRO
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Instructional, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Faculty
Position Vacancy ID: 91196-FA
Working Title: Assistant Professor of Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Official Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(C40NN)
Hiring Department: A534700-MEDICAL SCHOOL/MED MICROBIO/MED MICRO
Anticipated Begin Date: JULY 01, 2018
ANNUAL (12 months)
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Applicants must have a PhD, MD, or equivalent doctoral degree in a biological or biomedical science. Areas of focus include but are not limited to host-microbe interactions, autoimmunity, tumor immunology, immune system genomics and basic immunological mechanisms.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Candidates with at least two years of relevant postdoctoral experience, success in attracting extramural funding, and outstanding research accomplishments in immunology will be considered.
The Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology in the School of Medicine and Public Health at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is seeking highly qualified applicants to fill a tenure track position. UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
For additional information about immunology at the University of Wisconsin, please visit: https://immunology.wisc.edu/
For more information on the Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology, please visit: https://medmicro.wisc.edu/index.php
Instructions to applicants:
Please include the following uploads: 1) CV, 2) 2-3 page research statement describing current and future directions within the "Statement of interest upload", 3) a brief description of teaching philosophy within the "Other" upload. In addition, you will be asked to provide three references within the application process in order to request confidential letters of recommendation.
The deadline for assuring full consideration is October 15, 2017; however, the position will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.
Questions about this opportunity may be directed to:
Anna Huttenlocher, MD, PhD
Medical Microbiology & Immunology Faculty Search Committee Chair
Additional Link: Full Position Details
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