The Department of Medicine invites applications from basic or physician scientists for tenure-track faculty positions. Candidates will be considered for the academic rank of assistant professor, associate professor, or professor, depending on academic background and prior scientific achievements. Applicants are expected to have an outstanding track record of performing original research. The successful candidate will be expected to have a strong track record of extramural grant support. He/she will lead an independent research program and serve as a bridge investigator between basic, translational, and clinical research groups within the School of Medicine, the College of Veterinary Medicine, the Dalton Cardiovascular Research Center, and/or several other academic units on campus. This position will be accompanied by a highly competitive start-up package and excellent laboratory facilities. The University of Missouri is an AAU public research university and an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
To apply using the online application. Be prepared to upload current CV. For additional information about the position, please contact Paula Heaviland, Department Administrator (firstname.lastname@example.org, 573-882-1513)
Active review of applications will begin immediately, and the search will continue until the position is filled.
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