Faculty Position, Virology, University of Rochester


  • Academic Faculty - Tenured
Job Type/Arrangement:
  • Full Time

Faculty position, Virology

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry is recruiting a tenuretrack

faculty member at any level with expertise in virology. The successful candidate

will be a member of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology

(www.urmc.rochester.edu/mbi), and will benefit from outstanding infrastructure,

state of the art core facilities, a strong graduate program supported by multiple NIH

training grants, and a highly collaborative, multidisciplinary research environment.

The candidate’s expertise will complement a number of major NIH funded center

awards and contracts at the University including the New York Influenza Center of

Excellence (NYICE), which is a member of the international Centers of Excellence in

Influenza Research and Surveillance (CEIRS).

Well qualified candidates studying any aspect of virology are welcome. Candidates

studying basic and/or translational aspects of virology are strongly encouraged.

Applicants should apply online at https://bit.ly/2KGbt6I.

The University of Rochester and Department of Microbiology and Immunology value

diverse perspectives and hope to attract applicants who are committed to helping

students from underrepresented backgrounds succeed.

A letter of application, CV, statement of current research interests and future plans, pdfs

of a minimum of two publications, and three letters of recommendation should also be

sent to wendy_keck@urmc.rochester.edu. Review of applications will begin July 1, 2019,

and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Rochester is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to fostering,

cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes

that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of

our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is

committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people

regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic

status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious

beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equal valued and


Education Requirement:
Required Skills & Areas of Study:
  • virology
External job URL:
School of Medicine and Dentistry
Microbiology and Immunology
Department of Microbiology and Immunology 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 672
ROCHESTER , NY 146420001
Wendy Keck,