Faculty Position - Immunology

Location
Anschutz Medical Campus in Denver, Colorado (US)
Salary
Salary is negotiable based on qualifications and experience and includes benefits
Posted
September 26 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

The University of Colorado School of Medicine (CU SOM) Dean’s Office recently established the Human Immunology and Immunotherapy Initiative (HI3) to make the CU SOM a leader in human immunology research and clinical applications. The HI3 is focused on building the necessary infrastructure to establish preeminence in human immune system-targeted therapies, including Human Immune Monitoring Shared Resources, Translational Research Networking, Pre-Clinical Models Services, GMP Immunotherapeutic Production, and research training efforts. The HI3 and the Department of Immunology and Microbiology invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level.

We are seeking highly motivated individuals with demonstrated potential for innovation and excellence in the realm of both basic and translational human immunology. Research on autoimmunity or cancer immunotherapy preferred.  Faculty applicants at the senior level (Associate or Full Professor) should have a track record of research funding.  Appointees will be expected to establish and maintain strong extramurally funded research programs and participate in teaching graduate and medical students. Basic scientists (PhD) and physician scientists holding an MD or MD/PhD and a strong record of peer-reviewed publications are encouraged to apply.

The faculty appointment will be in the Department of Immunology & Microbiology at the Anschutz Medical Campus of the CU SOM. Located in the Denver metro area near the Rocky Mountains, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus integrates world-class education, patient care on one of the nation’s newest health sciences campuses, and state-of-the-art research core facilities, including flow cytometry, mass cytometry, genomics, proteomics, and imaging. Applicants should upload their curriculum vitae with a bibliography and list of active and pending grants, a description of research interests, teaching efforts and the names and contact information for three professional references at CU Careers requisition ID 11201 and position number 00728102. Review of applications will begin December 1, 2017 and continue until appointments are made or the search is terminated. The University of Colorado Denver is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. For more information, contact the Search Chair, Dr. Rosemary Rochford, rosemary.rochford@ucdenver.edu.

The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.