The University of Washington School of Medicine is seeking qualified candidates for Chair of the Department of Immunology. The position is full-time and tenured with appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor commensurate with experience. Anticipated start date is July 1, 2021. This position annual service period of 12 months [July 1-June 30].
The Department of Immunology is an integral part of a vigorous research community and has outstanding research and training programs, including participation in undergraduate and graduate programs. The Department ranked 4th in the world by the National Taiwan University Global Rankings and 10th by US News and World Reports Global Rankings. We seek candidates who demonstrate a commitment to building and sustaining an inclusive climate for all faculty, staff and students. All UW faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. and/or an M.D. (or foreign equivalent) in Immunology or a related biomedical discipline, demonstrated academic leadership skills and an internationally recognized research program in Immunology.
Please submit an application (including a cover letter and CV) through Interfolio.
The committee will begin reviewing applications on June 6, 2020, but the position will remain open until filled.
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.
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