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Requisition # 71478

Position Basics

Type of PositionTENURE-TRACK
Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
College:Carver College of Medicine
Department:Microbiology and Immunology


Salary:$100,000.00 to Commensurate

Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Position Description:

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Iowa invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in virology at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. This tenure-track position includes a 12-month salary, benefits, competitive start-up package, and modern laboratory facilities. Successful applicants will be expected to be highly collaborative, establish and maintain an extramurally funded research program, participate in departmental teaching activities, and participate in activities associated with an NIH-funded virology training grant and the Helen C. Levitt Center for Viral Pathogenesis and Disease.

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology consists of 30 primary and secondary faculty members with strengths in virology, immunology, and bacteriology. To learn more about the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, please visit https://www.medicine.uiowa.edu/microbiology/.

Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is flexible.

Questions about the position or the department should be directed to Search Committee #71478 at microbiology-hr@uiowa.edu.

Education Requirement:

All applicants must have a Ph.D., D.V.M., and/or M.D.

Required Qualifications:

All applicants must have postdoctoral viral research experience.

All applicants must have a strong record of research accomplishments (i.e., quality and quantitity of publications, awards and honors, evidence of potential to develop an independent funded research program, etc).

Applicants at the Associate Professor level must have an established and funded research program.

Applicants at the Associate Professor level must demonstrate the ability to teach at graduate and undergraduate levels.

Desirable Qualifications:

Experience studying viral replication, viral pathogenesis, computational virology, or the host response to viral infection as these processes relate to human disease.

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vitae
Statement of Research Interests

To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.

Additional Application Materials

Materials:Note that three letters of recommendation will be requested and required at a later step in the recruitment process.

The materials listed above are not part of any online process. Please send the materials to the contact information below.

Contact Information

Contact:Search Committee #71478 - microbiology-hr@uiowa.edu
Department URL: https://medicine.uiowa.edu/microbiology/

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