Endowed Chair in Musculoskeletal Research

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Endowed Chair in Musculoskeletal Research

Philadelphia, PA
Open Date:
Aug 13, 2019
Close Date:
Aug 13, 2021

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Associate or Full Professor position in the tenure track. Expertise is required in the specific area of musculoskeletal research such as (but not limited to) orthopaedic biomechanics at the organismal and/or tissue level, soft tissues bioengineering, developmental biology, musculoskeletal molecular and/or stem cell biology, wound repair and inflammation, or drug discovery and molecular biophysics as it applies to the musculoskeletal system. Applicants must have an M.D. or Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree.

Teaching responsibilities may include teaching students, residents and research assistants.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include maintaining and expanding an independent, extramurally-funded research program in the McKay Laboratory for Orthopaedic Research, as well as collaborating with other research and clinical faculty in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, across the Penn Center for Musculoskeletal Disorders, and elsewhere in the Penn Community.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.




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Posted: 8/22/2019
Application Due: 11/20/2019
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