Department of Microbiology
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

The Department of Microbiology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant, Associate, and/or Full Professor positions in the tenure track. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree.

The successful applicants will have experience in the fields of microbiology, virology, parasitology and/or immunology. Scientists using interdisciplinary approaches and working at the interface of host-microbe or host-microbiota interactions are particularly encouraged to apply. Programs using genomics, bioinformatics, proteomics and/or advanced imaging would be particularly favored.

Applicants must have sufficient postdoctoral research experience to demonstrate outstanding promise. The positions include a competitive salary, high-quality laboratory space and start-up funding. The Microbiology community offers an intellectually diverse environment with extensive Cores. It is expected that the candidates chosen will establish an independent, extramurally funded research program and participate in teaching students in the School of Medicine graduate programs. The Microbiology Department and the University of Pennsylvania comprise a large, interactive community of outstanding scientists investigating microbial biology, immunology and infectious disease.

Review of applications will be carried out on a rolling basis and continue until Jan 1, 2017.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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