The Microbial Sciences Institute at Yale University (http://microbialsciences.yale.edu), in partnership with the departments of Microbial Pathogenesis, Immunobiology, Cellular and Molecular Physiology, and Genetics at Yale School of Medicine, seeks applicants for a faculty position at the intersection of microbiology, health, and disease.
The Microbial Sciences Institute (MSI) is a central hub where research teams from multiple departments contribute broad perspectives, approaches, and expertise. Current research areas include chemistry and genetics of host-microbe interaction, microbial community assembly and evolution, and structural biology of microbes. The MSI values deep exploration of the microbial world, prizes mentorship and interaction, and aims to push the boundaries of microbiology.
The MSI strives to foster a diverse, inclusive, and supportive community. Women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and members of underrepresented minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply to this faculty position. Please check the MSI website for information about an informal webinar / Q&A about our commitment to providing a supportive environment, background about the Microbial Sciences Institute and partnering departments, and resources and support for faculty with children.
Applications will be considered at the level of assistant, associate, or full professor and will be evaluated for alignment with both the MSI and one or more of the partnering departments. The position includes a full (primary) appointment in one of these departments, which provide exceptional colleagues, resources, and mentorship. Please visit the departmental websites for faculty research areas and further information.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree. Applications should contain:
- cover letter
- curriculum vitae
- description of previous research (1 page)
- personal statement
- reprints of up to 4 publications
Assistant Professor candidate applications should also contain:
- statement of research plans (up to 3 pages)
- 3 confidential letters of recommendation
Assistant Professor level candidates, please apply through the following link: https://apply.interfolio.com/78730
Associate or Professor level candidates, please apply through the following link: https://apply.interfolio.com/79085
Review of applications will begin November 1, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries about the position may be sent to the attention of Dr. Andrew Goodman, Director of the Microbial Sciences Institute, c/o Bianca Abreu (email@example.com).
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.