The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the "Trojan Family," which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.
The Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has an ongoing expansion to build upon existing strengths in Microbiology and Immunology. The Departmentinvitesapplicantsfortenure-trackAssistantand/orAssociateProfessorpositions in the field of Bacteriology and Virology. We are particularly seeking highly motivated individuals who are working on emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases.Â Creative scientists with a record of achievement and commitment to excellence are encouraged to apply.Successful candidates willreceive generous start-up packages and laboratory space. The department offers exceptional technical resources in many areas with state-of-the-art core facilities, including flow cytometry and cell sorting, metabolomics, confocal microscopy, proteomics, genomics, and BSL-3 facilities available within thedepartment.
Applicants should have a PhD, MD or MD/PhD degree and several years of postdoctoral experience, history of high-impact publications and carry out innovative research. Apply here and upload a letter of application, Curriculum Vitae, a statement of current and future research plans, and three letters of recommendation. Â
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Both women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.