Assistant/Associate Professor of Immunology

UC Davis

  • Research Scientist
Job Type/Arrangement:
  • Full Time



School of Medicine, University of California, Davis

The Center for Immunology and Infectious Diseases ( at the University of California, Davis seek applications for up to two full-time academic position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Ladder Rank and In-Residence Professor series. These positions are sponsored by the School of Medicine ( The successful candidate must have a PhD and/or MD and postdoctoral experience showing a track record of publications in high-quality journals. Applicants must have (or plan to establish) a research program focused on immunology or the host response to infection. Candidates are expected to establish and maintain an extramurally funded research program and to actively participate in the academic and service missions of the Center and wider University. Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work in a collegial team atmosphere.  Ample office and laboratory space is available (including BSL3 space), with state-of-the art facilities, instrumentation, and administrative support. Center research and teaching programs interdigitate with other campus-wide programs and resources in the Schools of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine. The appointment will be in an appropriate academic department within the School of Medicine and will receive 0.5 FTE salary support and start-up funds. The remainder of the salary support is expected to be recovered through the candidate’s extramurally supported research program.  Review of applications will commence immediately until the position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCESS:  To receive fullest consideration, applications must be received by January 15, 2021, position open until filled through June 30, 2021. Interested applicants should submit 1) a letter of intent outlining special interest in the position, overall related qualifications and experiences pertinent to the position, and career goals; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) representative significant publication; 4) statement of research; 5) statement of teaching; 6) statement of contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion (for guidance, see; 7) authorization to release information form; and 8) the names and addresses of 3 professional references. Application material must be submitted using the University's online submission program,

Education Requirement:
Department CIID
Center for Immunology and Infectious Diseases
4115 Primate Drive UCD-Ctr for Immunology and Infectious Disease
Davis , CA 95616-5270
Christine Herkenrath,