Faculty Position in Diabetes Research

Faculty Position in Diabetes Research

The Diabetes Research Group at Sanford Research invites applications for full-time faculty within Sanford Research with commensurate rank in the Sanford School of Medicine at the University of South Dakota.

We seek outstanding scientists with research programs on translational or preclinical studies on type-1 diabetes. Areas of expertise may include beta cell regeneration, regulation of autoimmunity or modalities of early detection of type-1 diabetes. Significant institutional support, including modern laboratory space and state-of-the-art facilities will be provided. A comprehensive benefits package will be tailored to the candidate’s qualifications.


Applicants should hold a PhD, MD or MD/PhD degree and complement the existing strengths and interdisciplinary nature of Sanford Research. Physician Scientists are encouraged to apply. Candidates will be expected to develop independent research programs and secure extramural funding.


Sanford Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants should submit a single PDF that includes: (1) detailed curriculum vitae, (2) description of research experience and future research plans with specific details on relevance of their research to type-1 diabetes, and (3) three letters of recommendation. If any of the above information is missing, the submission will not be considered. Submit materials via email to:  researchrecruitment@sanfordhealth.org

019036-00889 11/18