Tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position in Virology
The Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, WI, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the discipline of Virology to begin July, 2017. We seek applicants with a track record of accomplishments who study virus-host interactions, but other areas of virology will also be considered. Applicants must have a PhD or equivalent degree and relevant postdoctoral experience. Candidates at the Associate level are expected to lead an established, NIH-funded research program. The successful candidate will join a highly collaborative community that offers outstanding resources and includes faculty in the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, the Center for Infectious Disease Research, the Center for Microbiome Study, the Blood Research Institute, and the Cancer Center. Additional Resources include an Electron Microscopy core, state of the art animal BSL-2 and BSL-3 facilities and a germ-free animal facility. The position includes teaching in the medical and graduate schools.
Qualified applicants are invited to apply online here. Applicants should submit a single PDF file that includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae (including a full bibliography), a research statement, and names of at least three professional references. We encourage applicants to apply prior to February 1, 2017.
The Medical College of Wisconsin is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, or sexual orientation. The Medical College of Wisconsin defines diversity as a commitment to recognizing and appreciating the variety of individual differences in an environment that promotes and celebrates individual and collective achievement. The diversity of MCW continues to be an important source of innovative ideas and creative accomplishments.
Post-doctoral opportunities are available in several active research groups within a dynamic and interactive department offering newly renovated space, state-of-the-art equipment and core facilities. The Medical College of Wisconsin is expanding and developing multiple interdisciplinary initiatives. Milwaukee offers diverse cultural and recreational opportunities, affordable housing, good schools and a variety of career opportunities.
Post-Doctoral Opportunities Include:
Interested candidates may apply directly to the faculty or to: Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53226. EEO/AA/M/F/D/V