Faculty Position in Infectious Diseases

Los Angeles, California
August 28 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. Applications are welcome from physician-scientists (MD or MD/PhD).

We are seeking highly motivated individuals with a demonstrated potential for conducting innovative research. Applicants should have a substantial record of peer-reviewed publications demonstrating originality and productivity. Successful candidates will be expected to establish a vigorous, independently funded research program within the Division of Infectious Diseases (https://www.cedars-sinai.edu/Research/Research-Areas/Immunology-Infectious-Disease/), to participate in teaching of graduate students, medical students, and clinical fellows, and to be an active member of the immunology/inflammation research community at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in Infectious Diseases and will have limited clinical responsibilities separate from their protected time for research. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to, innate immunity, host-pathogen interactions, allergic diseases, and cancer immunology. Applicants with research programs focused on clinical research are also encouraged to apply.

The position provides a competitive start-up package and outstanding opportunities for collaboration with other scientists and clinical investigators throughout Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Cedars-Sinai is among the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services, medical education, and medical research. With total annual revenues of $3.3 billion Cedars-Sinai is one of the largest non-profit academic medical centers in the U.S. Cedars-Sinai has a large and vibrant research enterprise that comprises more than 1,500 research projects as well as highly sought-after clinical training programs, including an academic Infectious Diseases fellowship in conjunction with the UCLA Multicampus Program in Infectious Diseases.

Interested candidates should send their curriculum vitae, a brief description of their current and future research interests and contact information for three references as a single PDF to Dr. Fayyaz Sutterwala at fayyaz.sutterwala@cshs.org


Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer

             Women and members of underrepresented minority groups are encouraged to apply