Asst Professor

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University of Colorado - School of Medicine

Assistant Professor - Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes

The University of Colorado announces an opening for a full-time tenure eligible faculty position in the Basic and Translational Research Division of the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus. The Barbara Davis Center is an internationally renowned Type 1 Diabetes clinical and basic science research institute making substantial contributions to patient care, clinical trials, and basic and translational Type 1 Diabetes related research.

We are currently seeking applications from talented investigators at the Assistant or Associate Professor level with experience in the field of Type 1 Diabetes (T1D).

Candidates with interests in the following T1D-related research areas are encouraged to apply:

  • Molecular and cellular immunology
  • Mechanisms of autoimmunity
  • Human islet biology
  • Molecular, cellular and developmental models of T1D


Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must have a PhD (or equivalent) degree, at least three years of post-doctoral experience within the field of Type 1 Diabetes (T1D), an outstanding publication record and a well-developed research plan. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong, extramurally funded research program related to Type 1 Diabetes research.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References, Statement of Research Philosophy

Application Materials Instructions:To apply, please visit:, search for position 11111 and attach: 1) A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications 2) A current CV/resume 3) The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and email addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document. 4) Statement of Research Philosophy and Vision Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin October 1, 2017, and will continue until December 1,2017. Questions should be directed to Talisha Bell, (303) 724-5232, [email protected]

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20061 - SOM-Barbara Davis Center

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Sep 20, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Talisha Bell

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00739073





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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/29/2018
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