The Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is interested in candidates working at the cutting edge in all areas of medical microbiology (e.g., host-microbe interactions focusing on parasitology, or bacteriology). The successful candidate will be expected to develop a vigorous, independent, extramurally funded research program, actively participate in the graduate, undergraduate, and/or medical student teaching programs of the Department and provide university and community service as appropriate. Candidates must demonstrate excellence in research including a strong publication record and have excellent communication skills.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is a world-class academic institution with an international reputation for basic, applied and cross-disciplinary research. It attracts both scholars and students at all levels from around the world. The Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology, within the School of Medicine and Public Health, is a campus focal point for research on the pathogenicity and host-responses to infectious diseases that significantly impact global health. Departmental research interests include host-microbe interactions across the spectrum of parasitology, mycology, bacteriology, virology, and immunology.
SMPH is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged.