The University of Massachusetts Chan School of Medicine (UMass Chan) is seeking assistant or early associate professor applications for a tenure track faculty cluster hire. This cluster will support our institutional mission to advance the health and wellness of diverse Massachusetts and global communities by leading and innovating in education, research, health care delivery, and public service in accordance with our strategic plan.
Successful applicants will join an interdisciplinary life sciences bench-to-community faculty cohort in the broad areas of Neuroscience, Health Equity, and Immunology/ Infectious Disease, with academic appointments in one or more of the following departments: Biochemistry and Molecular Biotechnology, Dermatology, Family Medicine and Community Health, Medicine, Neurobiology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Population and Quantitative Health Sciences, Bioinformatics and Integrative Biology, Program in Molecular Medicine, and Psychiatry.
We are especially eager to consider applicants who support and elevate the UMass Chan commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and who foster an environment of inclusive collaborative excellence. We will implement an applicant evaluation process designed to mitigate bias. The cohort will receive structured mentorship, sponsorship through a career advancement program, access to state-of-the-art facilities, and a competitive salary and start-up package.
UMass Chan is a world-class research institution with outstanding facilities. One of the fastest-growing health sciences research institutions in the US, it ranks 21st out of the nation’s 140 medical schools in the National Institutes of Health Blue Ridge, #2 in New England, and 8th among public medical schools in the U.S. UMass Chan is located in Worcester, MA, the second largest city in New England, with easy access to Boston, New York City, Providence and the region’s richly diverse cultural, academic, and civic offerings.
Full details of the application and review process are available at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/20374
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As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMass Chan recognizes the added value of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds