The Microbiology Department in the School of Dental Medicine is seeking an outstanding scientist for a tenure-track/tenured position at the Assistant, Associate or Professor level. The position is for basic and translational work in Head and Neck Cancers. Research areas of interest include virology, immunology and tumorigenic mechanisms. The appointment requires a strong record of research productivity, extramural funding and excellence in teaching. The candidate is expected to teach modern aspects of cancer biology and immunology to dental students, establish a vigorous research program that will enhance interactions with world-renowned cancer research faculty at UPENN and be involved in graduate student training. The candidate must be a PhD., DMD or MD.
A curriculum vitae with publications and a statement of research interests should be sent to PDMMicroSearch@dental.upenn.edu or Faculty Search Committee, c/o Ms. Laura Sprague, Department of Microbiology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 240 S. 40th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030
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Job Type: Academic - Dentistry - Research
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