The Department of Microbiology and Immunology in the Carver College of Medicine at The University of Iowa invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position in Virology at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. This tenure-track or tenured position includes a 12-month appointment, fringe benefits, competitive start-up package, ample office/laboratory space and access to state-of-the-art core facilities, instrumentation, BSL3 and ABSL3 space. The primary appointment of the faculty member will be in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. Successful applicants will be expected to establish and maintain an extramurally-funded research program and to actively participate in teaching and service missions within the Department and the Carver College of Medicine.
The Department of Microbiology and Immunology consists of 21 primary and 8 secondary faculty members with strengths in molecular mechanisms of viral, bacterial, and parasitic physiology and pathogenesis, immune responses to medically important pathogens and cellular biology. To learn more a bout the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, please visit https://www.medicine.uiowa.edu/ microbiology/. The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the growing diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, scholarship, and service.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is flexible.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.