University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine
Type: Junior Faculty (Assistant or Associate)
Primary Research Area: Pulmonary Diseases
Location: Burlington, VT, USA
Salary Range: $20,001 - $30,000
Submit CV, Resume or Application By: December 9, 2018
The Redox Biology and Pathology Program in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine seeks a junior faculty member for a full time faculty appointment on the tenure track pathway at the Assistant Professor level. Major areas of interest are the importance of redox signaling and perturbations in chronic lung disease and in tumorigenesis and lung disease with a specific emphasis on mitochondrial biology and dysfunction and development of redox-dependent therapeutic approaches in cancer and lung disease. Applicants must have an MD, Ph.D. or MD/Ph.D., and the candidate should have specific training, experience and publications relevant to these research areas. The successful candidate will have an active track record of extramural research support, and will be expected to develop and maintain an extramurally supported research program, collaborate with investigators in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Vermont Lung Center and other Institutes, participate in departmental activities, and contribute to graduate and undergraduate research education.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.
Burlington is a New England university city situated on the shores of beautiful Lake Champlain, with easy access to both summer and winter outdoor activities/sports. Burlington is within driving distance of several major US and Canadian cities and was recently voted to be one of the top ten most desirable cities in the USA to raise children.
Please prepare an introductory cover letter summarizing your qualifications, expertise and prior contributions to inclusive excellence, a curriculum vitae and names and contact information for three references, and apply online at www.uvmjobs.com and reference position number 00024861. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please direct any questions regarding the application process to:
Albert van der Vliet, Ph.D.
Chair, Redox Biology Search Committee
C/o Brenda Shinosky
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Vermont College of Medicine and UVM Medical Center