Assistant/ Associate Professor - Institute of Human Virology-(1500008G)
As part of the ongoing expansion of its Basic Science Division, the Institute of Human Virology (IHV; www.ihv.org) invites applications for full-time faculty positions at the ranks of Assistant/Associate Professor, commensurate with independent research experience.
The IHV Basic Science Division has five well-established research programs in Structural Biology & Molecular Biophysics, Drug Development & Design, Microbial Pathogenesis, Cancer Biology, and Innate Immunity & Inflammation, which provide unique and diverse opportunities for resources and collaboration for new faculty.
Formed in 1996 as a partnership between the State of Maryland, the City of Baltimore, and the University of Maryland, IHV combines the disciplines of basic science, epidemiology and clinical research in a concerted effort to speed the discovery of diagnostics and therapeutics for a wide variety of chronic and deadly viral and immune disorders. As a dynamic research institute now at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, all IHV faculty members hold appointments in School of Medicine departments and have access to resources and benefits thereof.
Applications are sought immediately and will be evaluated until all positions are filled.
Candidates must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degrees and a track record of high-impact and creative research.Candidates' research areas should complement and broaden one or more of these research programs.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, globa...l health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.