The Endocrinology, Diabetes & Nutrition Division at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is recruiting for a Full-Time Faculty Position to work in our Center for Precision Disease Modeling. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to ongoing research projects, as well as develop their own research program over time, and additionally will provide supervision to staff and fellows within the laboratory.
Candidates must have a Ph.D., experience in using state of the art biochemistry, cell biology, genetics and bioinformatics technologies and expertise in Drosophila disease models and developmental genetics.
When applying, please submit a CV and names of three references. Expected rank for this position will be Assistant Professor or higher, however, final rank and tenure status will be commensurate with selected candidate’s experience.
UMB is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy. We value diversity and how it enriches our academic and scientific community and strive toward cultivating an inclusive environment that supports all employees.
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The Department of Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art patient care and improving treatment through clinical research and education. Department of Medicine physicians provide care to thousands of patients annually at the University of Maryland Medical System, the Baltimore VA Medical Center and the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center. Stephen N. Davis, MBBS, is the Theodore E. Woodward Professor and Chair of the Department of Medicine.
Since 1807, the Department of Medicine has trained physicians of the highest caliber in a number of traditional and emerging specialties, including more than half of the physicians currently practicing medicine in Maryland. Some of the best doctors in the world also work as professors for the Department of Medicine, training the next generation of healers even as they continue to make historic strides in such fields as infectious diseases, rheumatology and cardiology.
Our current active research funding exceeds $115M, over half of which comes from NIH and other federal agencies. With nearly 100 funded investigators, the department has an extensive research base in both the basic a...nd clinical sciences. Our research training programs are extensive and include basic, clinical and translational research training awards. The Department of Medicine also supports and conducts research internationally, with considerable infrastructure in such geographically diverse areas as South America and Africa.