Assistant/Associate Professor of Physiology

Assistant/Associate Professor of Physiology

The Department of Physiology at the Perelman School of Medicine  at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant or Associate Professor position in the tenure track. Responsibilities include establishing and conducting an independent research program, plus teaching, supervising, and mentoring students. Applicants must have an M.D. and/or Ph.D., or equivalent degree and excellent demonstrated qualifications in research. The successful candidate will have experience in any aspect of physiology, including neuroscience and cardiovascular science. Candidates working at all levels of approaches (molecular, cellular, and organismal) will be considered. Preferred research areas include membrane transport physiology, signaling including sensory transduction, organelle biology, and metabolism. Investigators using state-of-the-art techniques, including animal models, with research programs that leverage molecular and cellular insights to inform physiological and pathophysiological functions, are highly desired. Applicants at the Associate Professor level are expected to have funding and an internationally recognized reputation of innovative research excellence and productivity. Rank will be commensurate with experience. Highly competitive lab space and start-up funds are available. The Perelman School of Medicine, one of the top ranked medical schools in the country for research and NIH funding, is a highly collaborative environment with strong core facilities. It is on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania, a world-class institution located near central Philadelphia. We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. To apply, visit https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/d4767.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.