The primary responsibilities in this position will be research, teaching, and service. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a productive independent research program which will serve to provide training to graduate students in the Department. The department research is broadly focused on human disease. The successful candidate will also have responsibility for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in medical microbiology and related courses within the Biomedical Sciences Program. Service on program, department, college and university committees is also required.
Ph.D. in microbiology or related science, with an emphasis in medical microbiology
Research productivity in the field of medical microbiology, as evidenced by authorship of scholarly publications
Experience in teaching or instruction of microbiology
Experience in teaching or instruction in medical microbiology
Potential for extramural funding
Professional certification (ASCP or equivalent)
Lead or senior authorship on publications in the field of microbiology
Clinical laboratory experience
Evidence of professional service
Applicants should submit electronically a comprehensive curriculum vitae, cover letter, description for plans for independent research, teaching philosophy, and contact information for 3 professional references (name, address, phone, email). In instances where the Search and Screen Committee is unable to ascertain from the candidates’ application materials whether he/she meets any of the qualifications, they may be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications. This is a continuous recruitment, and review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin January 22, 2018. Applications received after January 21, 2018 may not receive consideration. Contact: Dr. Jennifer Doll, email@example.com, 414-229-2645. APPLY: http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/26747.
UWM is an AA/EO employer: All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or protected veteran status.
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) is a Carnegie-designated R1 institution and a public urban university offering comprehensive liberal arts and professional education at the undergraduate and graduate levels. UWM takes pride in being a student-centered institution that is deeply committed to academic excellence and diversity in its student body, faculty and staff. The 93-acre campus is l...ocated on Milwaukee’s Upper East Side, one of the city’s most attractive residential areas on the shore of Lake Michigan, with easy proximity to major league sports, entertainment, culture, and dining.
The Department of Biomedical Sciences is within the College of Health Sciences (CHS). The Department offers B.S. degrees in Biomedical Sciences with submajors in Medical Laboratory Science, Public Health Microbiology, Cytotechnology, Biomedical Sciences, Nutritional Sciences, Radiologic Technology, and Diagnostic Medical Sonography. The department also offers an M.S. degree in Biomedical Sciences and a PhD in Health Sciences (CHS program). The Medical Laboratory Science Program is accredited and has established affiliations with a number of area hospitals to support teaching and research programs of the faculty.
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