Tenure/Tenure Track Faculty Position

Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Salary
This position offers competitive salary.
Posted
February 05 2019
Ref
19000960
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
All Industry
Job Type
Faculty

The Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology at the University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health invites applications for an open rank, tenure/tenure-track faculty position. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or M.D. degree or equivalent. We are seeking an investigator with a strong record of research accomplishment who will complement departmental research interests. Priority will be given to those applicants who have established funded research programs or have recently obtained significant funding. The successful candidate is expected to develop a highly productive research program in areas with preferred emphasis on the molecular pathogenesis of HIV/AIDS and associated chronic diseases and microbiome disruption, and is expected to contribute to the teaching of graduate students.  The Department has a highly interactive group of virologists, immunologists and geneticists working on the immunopathogenesis of HIV/SIV and associated infections including HCV, KSHV and TB. For additional information about the Department, please visit our website: http://www.idm.pitt.edu. The University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health is consistently among the top ten in NIH-funded schools of public health and is located in one of America‚Äôs most livable cities.

Applicants should reference #19000960 in their cover letter, and submit curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, future plans, and names of three references to:  Chair, Biosciences Search Committee, Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, 2127 Public Health, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261 (jmalenka@pitt.edu).  Review of applications will commence upon receipt and will continue until the position is filled. 

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled