Open Rank Tenure/Tenure Track Faculty positions
Open Rank Faculty Positions in Microbiology and Immunology at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine at Chapel Hill
The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine invites applications for two tenure-track/tenured appointments at the rank of assistant, associate, or full professor. This recruitment seeks creative scientists focusing on basic research in bacteriology, immunology, or virology, including research that bridges these disciplines. While the position is not restricted to any particular organism or disease, areas of research may include microbial pathogenesis, basic immune mechanisms underlying health and disease, human immunology, novel cellular or animal models of microbial and/or immune diseases, and single cell approaches to the study of pathogen biology or immunity. Ideal candidates will have postdoctoral experience and accomplishments that support their potential to establish a vigorous, visible, impactful, and extramurally funded research program. Applicants should hold a PhD or MD in the biomedical sciences and/or related field of study. The position features outstanding research space, a collaborative environment, and a competitive start-up package.
Applications must be submitted electronically here: https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/197573. Please include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research accomplishments and future plans, a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, a diversity and inclusion statement and the names of four (or more) individuals who can provide professional references. Applications received by November 1, 2021, are guaranteed full consideration.
Contact: Aravinda de Silva, PhD, Chair, Search Committee
c/o Ms. Natalie Nesbitt, “firstname.lastname@example.org”