The Department of Biomedical Sciences at the James H. Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University invites applications for two tenure track faculty positions. The department is seeking a candidate with a nationally competitive research program in Neuroscience, and a similarly qualified candidate in Microbiology and / or Immunology. Successful applicants will join established research groups focused on pathology of neurological and psychiatric disorders, neural remodeling in cardiovascular disease, pathogenesis of obligate intracellular pathogens, sepsis, and chronic inflamatory diseases. A demonstrated ability to teach neuroanatomy (neuroscience position) or microbiology/immunology is desired because responsibilities will include teaching medical and graduate students. Applicants must have a PhD, MD and/or DVM and postdoctoral research training, a strong record of research productivity and preferably a nationally funded research program. Appointments will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Successful applicants will be provided competitive salaries and startup packages.
East Tennessee State University (http://www.etsu.edu) is located in one of the nation's most beautiful regions, just north of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Johnson City has a moderate cost of living and highly ranked public schools.
Applicants should submit an ETSU application through eJobs (https://jobs.etsu.edu) including a CV, brief statement of current and future research goals, and names and addresses of 3 references, Review of applications begins on Jan. 1, 2013 and will continue until positions are filled.
Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
Department of Biomedical Sciences
East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, TN 37614
Deadline: Contact employer