FACULTY POSITION BACTERIAL PATHOGENESIS
The Department of Microbiology at UT Southwestern Medical Center is seeking a new faculty member in bacterial pathogenesis at the Assistant Professor (tenure track) level. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience. The appointee will be expected to develop a front-rank, competitive, independent research program on a medically relevant bacterial pathogen(s) and/or on concepts relevant to the human microbiome. An important academic responsibility also will be the instruction and mentoring of graduate students. An attractive start-up package, including a competitive salary and generous laboratory space in a modern building, is available to conduct research within a highly dynamic environment of a leading medical microbiology department (https://www.utsouthwestern.edu/education/medical-school/departments/microbiology). Candidates will be considered for our $2M Endowed Scholars (start-up) Program (http://www.utsouthwestern.edu/education/programs/nondegree-programs/other-programs/endowed-scholars/index.html).
Candidates should have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree with at least 3-4 years of postdoctoral experience and an exceptional publication record. Please send a cover letter, C.V., contact information for three letters of recommendation, and a brief summary of future research to: BacterialPathogenesisSearchCommittee@utsouthwestern.edu.
UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.