Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Faculty Position in Cellular or Molecular Immunology

Employer
University of Toledo, Ohio
Location
Toledo, Ohio (US)
Salary
Undisclosed
Posted
October 17 2019
Ref
W-019571
Organization Type
Academia

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Faculty Position in Cellular or Molecular Immunology

The Department of Biological Sciences in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at the University of Toledo seeks to fill a tenure-track assistant professor faculty position.  Appointment at a higher rank will also be considered.  Applicants are required to hold a Ph.D. with post-doctoral experience in Biological Sciences or a related field.  Candidates in cellular or molecular aspects of immunology will be given priority.  However, outstanding candidates in other areas of cellular or molecular biology will also be considered.  It is important that candidates are able to collaborate with other faculty within the Department.  Innate and other host disease defense mechanisms are part of our Departmental core research strengths, in addition to Cell Architecture and Dynamics, cell division/cancer biology, neuroscience, and regulation of gene expression, unified by a common interest in cell signaling.  Other Departments in the College of Medicine on the near-by Health Science Campus of the University complement these areas.  Facilities include a modern research complex with sophisticated laboratories and access to outstanding research instrumentation including, flow cytometers/cell sorters, confocal and super-resolution microscopes, and a new transmission electron microscope.  The successful candidate is expected to advance excellence in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Toledo by establishing an externally-funded research program and contributing to undergraduate and graduate education.  The Department offers B.A., B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees.

Additional information is available on the Departmental website:  www.utoledo.edu/nsm/bio/index.html.  Salary and start-up funds are competitive.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  The starting date for this position will be August 2020.  Interested candidates must apply at https://jobs.utoledo.edu with a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information for three referees.  Email inquiries may be directed to Lirim Shemshedini at LIRIM.SHEMSHEDINI@utoledo.edu  or Scott.Leisner@utoledo.edu.

The University of Toledo is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration of employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Vets status.  Qualified women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.  In addition, we are particularly interested in receiving applications whose research focuses on underrepresented populations and/or who have experience mentoring underrepresented minority students.  The University of Toledo is committed to achieving inclusive excellence through a diverse workforce.

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