The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Indiana University School of Medicine is accepting applications for tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Full Professor rank. We seek outstanding scientists who will bolster our diverse research portfolio, complimenting our strengths in T cell biology and infectious disease and pathogenesis. Candidates conducting cutting-edge research broadly in immunology are especially are especially encouraged to apply. Areas of specific interest include tumor immunity, microbiome, neuroimmunology, and innate immunity. However, outstanding candidates in any area will be considered.
The scientific environment at the School of Medicine and in the Department is highly interactive and productive with ties on campus to other Basic Science and Clinical Departments, as well as Research Centers and Institutes. Outstanding core facilities are also available.
Successful applicants are expected to have or obtain external grant support, and participate in teaching microbiology/immunology-based courses to graduate and medical students. Candidates should hold a Ph.D., M.D., or M.D./Ph.D. and demonstrate a record of productive and high-quality research. Academic credentials and existing extramural grant support will determine faculty rank. Current research programs are in Cancer Biology, Neurobiology, Drug Abuse, or Infectious Disease and Pathogenesis. Highly competitive start-up packages are available including ample laboratory space.
Department Contact for Questions:
Mark H. Kaplan. Ph.D. will be the Chair of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology as of 1/1/2020.
Evaluation of applications will begin on January 2, 2020 and will continue until the positions are filled.
Direct your questions to the Department’s HR Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org.
OAA #: IUSM007502016
Internal Number: 9032
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