Viral Immunology Assistant Professor
Open April 2nd, 2018 through June 1st, 2018
If you apply to this recruitment by June 1st, 2018, you will have until June 30th, 2018 to complete your application.
The University of California, Irvine Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics invites applications for a full-time faculty position. The academic appointment will be at the Assistant Professor in the Line (tenure track) series. The department seeks a PhD, MD, or MD/PhD research scientist who will pursue a research program in viral immunology, virus-host interactions, viral pathogenesis, or related areas in virology relevant to human disease. Ideal applicants will be creative and collaborative scientists using state-of-the-art approaches that combine genomics, cell biology, genetics, bioinformatics, biochemistry and in vitro or in vivo models of infection. We would especially encourage applicants with innovative new perspectives and research interests that embrace interdisciplinary approaches. Successful applicants will be expected to be highly collaborative, establish and maintain an extramurally funded research program, participate in departmental teaching and mentoring missions for graduate students and medical students, and participate in activities associated with an NIH-funded virology training grant. All applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D., as well as postdoctoral viral research experience, and a strong record of research accomplishments and publications. The search committee will begin reviewing applications on June 1, 2018.
Candidates should upload their curriculum vitae, statement of research, statement of teaching, reference information, diversity statement, and additional items to UCI RECRUIT at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04544
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
Job location Irvine, CA
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