Assistant or Associate Professor

Employer
UConn Health
Location
Farmington, Connecticut (US)
Salary
Undisclosed
Posted
September 14 2017
Ref
W-012805
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

DEPARTMENT OF IMMUNOLOGY
UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

The Department of Immunology at the University of Connecticut, School of Medicine, seeks an outstanding investigator for a tenure- track position at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank to establish an extramurally funded laboratory. We are searching for faculty candidates in all areas of Immunology including cellular and molecular immunology in various fields of infectious and inflammatory diseases, cancer, autoimmunity, vaccines, metabolism and others. Prospective candidates should bring innovative ideas and cutting edge technology to an already vibrant immunology community consisting of expertise in both adaptive and innate immunity. The ideal candidate will participate in graduate student training, and have access to a growing translational research community and an expanding scientific environment in the capital region. Salary and start-up funds are highly competitive and outstanding core facilities are available. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. with several years of postdoctoral training and a high impact publication record. For Associate Professor level a history of extramural funding is expected. In addition to the beauty of the picturesque New England countryside, the  Hartford area offers a lively art and cultural scene and an exceptional outdoor sports environment. In a single pdf file please submit a curriculum vitae, maximum two-page summary of research accomplishments and interests, and the names and contact information of three references through the UConn Health Employment Services website, https://jobs.uchc.edu. Search no. 2018-074. Please address questions to the search committee chair, c/o Ms. Kimberly Young (Email: immunology@uchc.edu). For further information on UConn Health, please visit https://health.uconn.edu/immunology. (The deadline to submit applications is December 1, 2017.)

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