The Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health is seeking a PhD research scientist for a tenure track faculty position in the field of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). The ideal candidate will have innovative interests in any investigative aspect of IBD including but not limited to inflammatory response, mucosal immunology, and gut microbiota. The incumbent will be expected to have a strong research profile with funded research and demonstrated ability to acquire funded research sufficient to support programmatic needs.
Direct research investigations in the field of inflammatory bowel disease. Pursue independent funding sufficient to support a robust research program in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) in collaboration with other faculty scientists at the UW Madison.
Teach didactic courses and provide mentorship to graduate students, trainees and other learners. Engage in other scholarship as appropriate to appointment and participate in research and educational endeavors of the Division, as well as other university service.
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Degree and Area of Specialization:
PhD in translational research methodologies or related field is required.
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
Candidates for Associate Professor or Professor rank must meet criteria for appointment at that rank per UW-Madison and School of Medicine and Public Health guidelines for appointment and promotion on the tenure track.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
This vacancy is being announced simultaneously with PVL # 97701; please note that only one vacancy exists. Having two position vacancy listings allows the department to consider candidates with PhD and/or MD/DO credentials for this position.
Applicants with a PhD should apply using PVL # 97868. Applicants with MD or DO, or equivalent and interest in clinical practice should apply using PVL # 97701.
Full Time: 100%
Appointment Type, Duration:
Anticipated Begin Date:
JULY 01, 2019
ANNUAL (12 months)
Instructions to Applicants:
Your application must be received through the Jobs at UW portal (https://jobs.wisc.edu) to be considered as a candidate. To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to submit a CV and a personal statement/cover letter.
The deadline for assuring full consideration is April 9, 2019; however, position will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.
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