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Faculty Positions in Immunology and Systems Biology

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Posting Information

Position Information

Position Type Permanent Faculty
Working Title Faculty Positions in Immunology and Systems Biology
Position Number
Appointment Type Open Rank
Salary Range
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
If part-time, hours per week
Vacancy ID FAC0001878
Posting Open Date 12/21/2016
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Proposed Start Date 09/01/2017
Position Summary

The Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine seeks outstanding candidates for faculty position(s) with dual expertise in systems biology and immunology with particular focus on applying genetics, genomic, bioinformatic and computational biology approaches to mechanistically dissect basic and applied immune mechanisms. A focus on cancer is preferred, including analysis and modeling of pathways that mediate response or resistance to targeted therapies, signaling in the context of the tumor microenvironment, and signaling perturbations that enhance or inhibit the immune response to cancer cells. Applicants should have a strong record of recent accomplishments as a post-doctoral fellow or sustained productivity as an established faculty member. Appointment and rank at the level of Assistant Professor are preferred although established investigator with a strong track record will be considered. Applications will be reviewed beginning January 31, 2017.

Educational Requirements

Ph.D. or M.D-Ph.D.

Qualifications and Experience

Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. and 3-5 years of postdoctoral research experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title V Brock, HR Consultant
Department Contact Telephone or Email
Contact Information

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
  4. Research Statement
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

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  1. What is your highest degree?
    • PhD
    • MD
    • PharmD
    • DDS
    • DVM
    • JD
    • MLS/MIS
    • Masters
    • Other