Assistant Professor Position

Assistant Professor Position

Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

School of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland

Portland, Oregon

Competitive salary commensurate with academic rank + benefits

Oregon Health Science University

The Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, in collaboration with the Department of Behavioral Neuroscience, invite applications at the Assistant Professor level to work on the basic or translational aspects of neuroimmunology. Ideal candidates should have highly interactive research programs with the potential to synergize or enhance those of the department and the institution. Areas of interest include but are not limited to microbial pathogenesis in the nervous system, neural-immune signaling, gut-brain axis, and overall neuroinflammation.

Applicants should arrange to have three confidential letters of reference sent to and submit a single PDF file containing a cover letter, CV, and a three-page statement of research interests. Please name the file as: Applicant’sLastName.Applicant’sFirstName.pdf.

The position will remain open until filled and application review will begin immediately.

More information about the department is available at

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