Assistant/Associate Professor, Yale Center for Research on Aging (Y-Age)
Location: Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Internal Number: 104032
The Department of Pathology at the Yale School of Medicine is seeking applications for up to two tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level (Ph.D. or M.D./DVM/Ph.D.) to build an interdisciplinary research program in the new Yale Center for Research on Aging (Y-Age). The Center is largely housed in the Department of Pathology, but has strong ties with other Yale School of Medicine Departments and Centers and the Yale University community. The position will be supported by a generous startup package and resources of Yale.
Successful candidates will be expected to establish a competitive and impactful research program in the basic biology of aging, but with an eye on translation of findings into the chronic diseases of aging in the broad areas of Inflammation, Immunosenescence, metabolism, nutrition, neuroimmunology, epigenetics, senescence or cancer. Other responsibilities will include contributions to Yale's teaching and service missions and, if appropriate, its clinical programs. The Pathology Department is strongly committed to hiring, mentoring and advocating for promotion of colleagues who will contribute to diversity, equity, inclusion and excellence in our community through their research and service.
The application package should include a curriculum vitae, a summary of present and future research interests (maximum 3 pages), and a mentorship and diversity statement (maximum 1 page). Three letters of reference will be requested for select candidates only.
Specific inquiries can be directed to Vishwa Deep Dixit, DVM., Ph.D., Waldemar Von Zedtwitz Professor of Pathology, Comparative Medicine and Immunobiology, Director, Yale Center for Research on Aging, Yale School of Medicine, 310 Cedar Street, New Haven CT 06510 by email to Vishwa.firstname.lastname@example.org . Additional inquiries may be directed to Monica Solorzano, Faculty Affairs Department of Pathology, Yale School of Medicine, 310 Cedar Street, New Haven CT 06520. email: email@example.com
Review of applications will begin March 15, 2022 but the positions will remain open until filled.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.
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