The Division of Basic Biomedical Sciences
The Division of Basic Biomedical Sciences at the University of South Dakota’s Sanford School of Medicine invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. The Division has current strengths in Neuroscience, Cardiovascular Science, Protein Quality Control, Cancer Biology and Microbiology/Immunology.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. and a minimum of two years of post-doctoral experience. We seek an energetic, interactive and collaborative individual that would interact closely with faculty within the Division of Basic Biomedical Sciences (https://www.usd.edu/medicine/basic-biomedical-sciences and https://www.usd.edu/medicine/basic-biomedical-sciences/faculty-and-staff).
Applicants should demonstrate strong potential for developing an independent, translational and innovative research program that has or is likely to attract sustained extramural funding. In addition, the applicant should demonstrate a commitment to mentoring and teaching graduate, health sciences and/or medical students. Excellent start-up funds, state-funded salary commensurate with experience and state-of-the-art research facilities in the Lee Medical Science Building will be provided.
The application should include a curriculum vitae, a summary of past research and teaching experiences, a statement of research/teaching interests/philosophy and future plans, as well as the names of three references. All material should be submitted using the University of South Dakota online employment website at https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu. Review of applications will begin on February 18, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.