The Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, seeks to fill a full-time tenure-leading faculty position with an individual who has documented evidence of high-quality research in adaptive immunity of cancer or infectious disease to complement existing programs in the Department. Preference will be given to those individuals with a track record of extramurally-funded research, a clear vision for a translational program, and commitment to a collaborative research approach. Current strengths of the Department include, immunology of infectious diseases, cancer immunology, and microbiology. The appointee will also participate in the academic mission of the Department, including graduate teaching in immunology and mentoring of students and postdoctoral fellows. Applicants must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree, and postdoctoral experience in immunology of cancer or infectious disease.
Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree.
Established basic science and translational research programs in immunology of infectious disease.
Preference given to those individuals with a track record of extramurally-funded research and a history of clear vision towards a translational program focused on the immunology of infectious disease, who are committed to a collaborative approach to research.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska.Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges and two institutes, serving about 3,700 students in more than two dozen programs. Our primary care program was recently ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our physician assistant program was ranked ninth. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country. ... Major Units: College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Graduate College, College of Allied Health Professions, Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute.