Assistant Professor of Research

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Working Title: Assistant Professor of Research

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of Surgery

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 11-26-2018

Posting Summary:
The Department of Surgery at the University of Virginia is seeking candidates for a faculty position as a non-tenure track Assistant Professor of Research. The candidate would work closely with Drs. Krupnick (MD), Laubach (PhD) as well as multiple post-doctoral fellows and research associates in the study of solid organ transplants. S/He would be expected to dedicate the majority of time to murine lung transplantation research and would be expected to work well as part of a large team investigating methods of tolerance induction, graft rejection and ischemia/reperfusion injury.

The University of Virginia is located in picturesque Charlottesville at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It is routinely ranked as one of the best places to live in the USA ( and is strategically located within 2 hours of Washington DC, several national parks as well as the Atlantic ocean. University of Virginia is committed to providing a diverse environment and encourages applications from females and underrepresented minorities as well as non-US citizens. Interested parties can email current curriculum vitae to [email protected]

Qualified candidates must have a PhD or equivalent. The ideal candidate would have greater than two years' experience in lung transplant research and be highly versed in murine models of lung transplantation. Previous experience in murine microsurgery is highly preferred. Experience consisting of national presentations and/or publications on the effects of the microbiome on lung allograft immunology is a plus.

Interested parties should visit and search on Posting Number 0624481. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a curriculum vitae, cover letter describing your interests, and contact information for three references. This position will remain open until filled.

Questions regarding the position may be emailed to Sasha Krupnick, MD via Ms. Barbara Snoddy at [email protected]

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Posted: 11/27/2018
Application Due: 12/20/2018
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