Emory University Microbiology and Immunology - Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Atlanta, Georgia
HIV/AIDS Faculty Position at Emory University
The Emory Vaccine Center is seeking applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of HIV/AIDS vaccine research at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. Applicants must have an M.D. and/or Ph.D. or equivalent degree and should have expertise in either immunology, virology, structural biology, vaccine sciences, systems biology or translational research. The successful candidate will receive an academic appointment in the Emory University School of Medicine at a rank commensurate with his or her experience. We especially encourage applications from women and underrepresented minority candidates.
The Emory Vaccine Center (EVC) fosters a highly collaborative and diverse research environment where faculty are making fundamental advances in immunology, virology and vaccine research towards lifesaving interventions against the world's most threatening diseases including HIV. The Center's longstanding affiliation with Emory's Yerkes National Primate Research Center provides a unique environment for pre-clinical testing of therapeutics, including immunotherapies and vaccines. In addition, the Hope Clinic of the EVC serves as the clinical arm, directing on-site vaccine trials and acting as a site for the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. The EVC faculty are fully integrated into the NIH-funded Emory Center for AIDS Research.
Interested individuals should submit an online application that includes a cover letter, a concise summary of their research interests, names of three references, and a curriculum vita using the Emory Careers site Faculty Posting. Questions regarding this position should be directed to Dr. Eric Hunter at .
Review of applications will begin December 2018 and continue until the Position is filled. Emory University is an EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran Employer.
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Job Number 28609
Job Type Regular Full-Time
Division School Of Medicine
Department SOM: Micro/Immun: Admin
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with animals., Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials., Working with nonhuman primates (nhp), nhp tissue, body fluids or equipment contaminated by nhp.
Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its programs and activities. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Inquiries about this statement should be directed to the Office of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Bldg, Atlanta, GA 30322