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ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE/FULL PROFESSOR

Requisition # 74065

Position Basics


Type of PositionTENURE-TRACK
Advertising Ends on:Monday, March 15th, 2021
Advertising Started on:Monday, January 11th, 2021
College:Carver College of Medicine
Department:Microbiology and Immunology

Salary


Salary:Commensurate

Position Details


Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Position Description:

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology in the Carver College of Medicine at The University of Iowa invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position in Virology at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. This tenure-track or tenured position includes a 12-month appointment, fringe benefits, competitive start-up package, ample office/laboratory space and access to state-of-the-art core facilities, instrumentation, BSL3 and ABSL3 space. The primary appointment of the faculty member will be in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. Successful applicants will be expected to establish and maintain an extramurally-funded research program and to actively participate in teaching and service missions within the Department and the Carver College of Medicine.



The Department of Microbiology and Immunology consists of 21 primary and 8 secondary faculty members with strengths in molecular mechanisms of viral, bacterial, and parasitic physiology and pathogenesis, immune responses to medically important pathogens and cellular biology. To learn more about the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, please visit https://www.medicine.uiowa.edu/ microbiology/. The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the growing diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, scholarship, and service.



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

Education Requirement:

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

Required Qualifications:

Postdoctoral microbial research experience is required.



A strong record of research accomplishments that include publications in high-quality journals is required.



Applicants at the Associate or Full Professor level must have an established and funded research program and demonstrate the ability to mentor and teach Ph.D. graduate students.

Desirable Qualifications:

All areas of virology will be considered. We are particularly interested in applicants using cutting-edge approaches to study medically relevant viral pathogens with an emphasis on host-virus interactions, mechanisms of viral pathogenesis, virus evolution, translational and novel approaches to treatment, and/or antiviral resistance.


Online Application Required Documents


 Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest
Statement of Research Interests

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Additional Application Materials


Materials:All candidates should have three letters of recommendation sent to Search Committee #74065 at microbiology-hr@uiowa.edu

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 #74065 - microbiology-hr@uiowa.edu
Department URL: https://medicine.uiowa.edu/microbiology/



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