The Department of Urology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is expanding its research initiatives in the areas of bladder and cancer research. Successful candidates will be expected to establish independent research programs in a collaborative environment. Urology research faculty will have an opportunity to participate in graduate and undergraduate medical and postgraduate teaching programs, as well as mentor pre- and post-graduate students and fellows. Research Associate positions. Appointments will be non-tenure track commensurate with the qualifications of the candidates. We offer competitive academic salary, fringe benefits, and state-of-the-art facilities. Positions available until filled.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Application Process: Send CV to Joel B. Nelson, M.D., Frederic N. Schwentker Professor and Chairman, Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh, 5200 Centre Avenue, Suite 209, Pittsburgh, PA 15232.
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 18001309
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.