Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology

Penn State College of Medicine

Hershey, PA

Job posting number: #7066629

Posted: June 1, 2020

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology

The Department of Dermatology of The Penn State College of Medicine invites applications for a tenure-track/tenured faculty position within the broad field of skin biology. The ideal candidate is a PhD, MD, or a MD/PhD with a track record in skin research and is expected to develop a robust, extramurally funded, research program in basic or translational cutaneous biology. The candidate will join a highly energetic environment with outstanding opportunities for collaborations with our team of dermatologists and clinical, basic, and translational researchers. Skin biologists at all academic ranks will be considered. Excellence and creativity in research and scholarship, publication record, and extramural support will be major criteria for selecting candidates for this position. We offer a highly collegial research environment, state-of-the-art core facilities, and a competitive start-up package. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to collaborate with an interactive group of basic science and clinical investigators with expertise in cell signaling, immunology, virology, oncology, metabolomics, genomics, imaging and drug discovery.

We offer state-of-the-art core facilities in flow cytometry, imaging, and genomics, with a high-performance computing facility on site to support big data analytics.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

• Establish and maintain an extramurally funded research program

• Participate in our graduate programs

• Contribute to teaching graduate and medical students

The Penn State College of Medicine is located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, a family-oriented community with top-ranked public schools and convenient access to New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

Candidates should submit their:

• Curriculum Vitae

• Description of Research Interests

• Contact Information for Three References

Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged.

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