The Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is seeking physicians and physician scientist at the level of Associate Professor and Professor, both in the tenure stream and outside the tenure stream, to build a Diabetes/Obesity program. Applicants should be established investigators with proven exceptional skills and experience in molecular biology as it relates to diabetes, obesity, insulin signaling, intermediary metabolism and transcriptional regulation of relevant genes in liver, muscle, adipocytes and islet cells. The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer for Minorities/Women/Vets/ Disabled.
Application Process: Interested individuals should submit a letter and current CV to Mary Korytkowski, MD, Interim Chief, Endocrinology and Metabolism c/o Janet Armstrong via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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