The Department of Microbiology & Immunology (M & I) at the Medical College of Wisconsin is seeking a faculty position at the level of Associate Professor. Primary responsibilities of appointed faculty include, but are not limited to, serving as a: (i) director, instructor, and/or advisor for courses in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and Medical School, (ii) mentor trainees pursuing the PhD degree in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology, (iii) member of MCW Committee(s) focused on Graduate School and Medical School education, (iv) member of faculty mentoring committee(s), and (v) resource for community service activities. Successful candidates are anticipated to have an appointment in an MCW-affiliated Institution and to have an academic expertise in immunology.
M & I is a basic science department within the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), a private medical school located in suburban Milwaukee.
The Mission of M & I is for our faculty to conduct innovative and impactful research in Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics and to train students and postdoctoral fellows for careers as biomedical scientists. Our faculty instruct in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and the Medical School and often collaborate with clinical scientists to facilitate the translation of bench to bedside therapies to treat human diseases. Our students acquire professional training while carrying out independent research projects in microbial pathogenesis and physiology, the immune response, and host interactions with microbial pathogens. Our administrative and research staff strive to support the research, teaching and service activities of our students and faculty.
Candidates must hold a terminal degree in a related field, and enhance or complement the aforementioned programmatic goals. Excellent written and oral communication skills are also essential.
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is one of the largest healthcare employers in Wisconsin. We are a distinguished leader and innovator in the education and development of the next generation of physicians, scientists, pharmacists and health professionals; we discover and translate new knowledge in the biomedical and health sciences; we provide cutting-edge, collaborative patient care of the highest quality; and we improve the health of the communities we serve.
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