Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Virology

(Ref#: Job ID 329125)

University of Minnesota

Categories:
  • Academic Faculty - Non Tenure
  • Academic Faculty - Tenured
Job Type/Arrangement:
  • Full Time
Description:

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Minnesota Medical School invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. We seek a scientist working in the area of virology who will establish a competitive research program with the potential to complement the University’s research strengths in host-pathogen interactions, immunity and host defense, cell biology, genetics, genomics, physiology, drug discovery, translational research, and clinical trials. The successful candidate will join a large vibrant research community spanning multiple colleges, centers, and institutes at the University of Minnesota. Further information about the department and affiliated research programs is available at www.med.umn.edu/microbiology.


Minimum qualifications: Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent in a relevant field of study, plus applicable postdoctoral or faculty experience. Review of applications will start April 15, 2019 and continue until a suitable candidate is identified. To apply, please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, concise summary of current and planned research, and three representative publications/pre-prints in response to Job ID 329125 at http://www.humanresources.umn.edu/jobs. Letters of recommendation will be solicited following the initial review of applications. Inquiries can be sent to Stephen Rice, Ph.D., Search Committee Chair, at microbiology@umn.edu.


The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

Benefits:
Excellent medical, dental and retirement benefits
Education Requirement:
Ph.D., M.D. , or equivalent plus applicable postdoctoral or faculty experience
Required Skills & Areas of Study:
  • virology
Salary:
TBD based on qualifications
Location:
Twin Cities Campus
Microbiology and Immunology
689 23rd Ave. S.E.
Minneapolis , MN 55455-1507
US
Contact:
Ms Colleen O'Neill,