Assistant Professor

Kansas City, Kansas
Salary based on experience and qualifications
October 04 2017
Micrbiology, OctoMolecular Genetics and Immunology
Physical Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Department of Microbiology, Molecular Genetics and Immunology at the University of Kansas Medical Center invites applications for two tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level in the field of Immunology. One candidate (01201860) is expected to work in the field of innate immunity that would complement existing programs in bacteriology and virology in the Department. One candidate (01201861) is expected to work on tumor immunity or immunotherapy. We seek exceptional candidates (Ph.D., MD or an equivalent degree) with a strong record of peer-reviewed publications. Successful candidates will be expected to establish or have established an externally funded, independent research program and participate in graduate and medical education.

Applicants should apply online at for specific position number listed above corresponding to position of interest.  Applicants should attach the following: a letter of interest directed to the Faculty Search Committee, a curriculum vitae, a two-page description of research plans, contact information for at least three references, and pdf reprints of no more than three recent publications that underpin future research. Additional information describing the Department can be found at For full consideration, applications should be received by December 15, 2017, but applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.