Assistant Professor - Cell Biology of Pathogenic Viruses

Ann Arbor, Michigan
April 02 2021
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Assistant Professor - Cell Biology of Pathogenic Viruses




The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology at the University of Michigan Medical School solicits applications from outstanding scholars for an Assistant Professor faculty position, in the tenure track, in a field directly relevant to cell biology of cancer-causing pathogenic viruses. Applicants should hold an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD degree and are expected to develop and maintain a cutting-edge, innovative research program with an exceptional record of external funding and mentorship. Successful candidates will join a collegial, interdisciplinary group of faculty, students and fellows (see and have access to state-of-the art facilities. Applications should include a cover letter, CV, a statement describing their past and current research activities (2-page max), a statement relating future plans for research (2-page max), a statement of teaching philosophy and experience (1-page max) and a statement of evidence of commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (1-page max). Applicants should also include the names and email addresses of three references. These documents should be collated and submitted to Deadline for submission is May 14, 2021.

“Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Department and the University are committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status. The University of Michigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.”