The Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery/Pharmacology at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine invites applications for full-time tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level.
We are seeking candidates with strong academic accomplishments in translational clinical sciences, cellular/molecular biology and immunology, to complement our departmental research strengths. The department interests include head and neck cancer metabolism and immunotherapy, stem cell biology related to immunology, cell-based disease modeling and therapy, pain and inflammation, and tissue regeneration and repair. A strong track record of extramural grant funding, as well as an interest in teaching basic sciences to dental students, are encouraged.
Applicants with a PhD or equivalent doctoral degree including dual degrees (DMD/DDS-PhD, MD-PhD, DVM-PhD, PharmD- PhD) are invited to submit a statement of research and teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and names with contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants can apply directly at the University of Pennsylvania website http://www.hr.upenn.edu/Jobs/Default.aspx.
Applications should submit a curriculum vitae, that includes previous and current research support and teaching experience, a statement of research plan, a statement of teaching philosophy, e-prints of three representative publications and contact information for at least three references. Applications and materials should be submitted via the online posting at http://apply.interfolio.com/87259
The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class. Questions or concerns about this should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, University of Pennsylvania, 421 Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6205; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898-7803 (TDD).
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