University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School

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Position ID:UMASSMED-UMASSMED-APNTT [#21834, 22-100]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Dermatology / Dermatology
Appl Deadline: finished (2022/05/25, finished 2023/04/08, listed until 2022/10/06)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Faculty Position in Dermatology at UMass Chan Medical School The Department of Dermatology at University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School (UMass Chan), invites applications for a non-tenure track Assistant Professor position. We have a major interest in inflammatory skin diseases, with research teams led by John E. Harris, MD PhD, Professor and Chair in the Department of Dermatology. We embrace different experimental systems including human and patient-based translational studies as well as animal models to develop a mechanistic understanding of skin diseases in order to develop new treatments. Successful candidates will conduct innovative research to understand inflammatory skin diseases and develop novel therapies.

UMass Chan faculty are expected to engage in teaching, research and service, and the successful candidate will be expected to direct an externally funded independent research program as well as participate in graduate and/or medical education. Modern laboratory space will be provided in the Lazare Research Building and extensive core facilities are available on campus. Candidates must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. (or equivalents), and a record of significant research accomplishments with the potential to lead an independent research program. Highest priority will be given to investigators with outstanding research programs that enhance our current strengths as well as demonstrated interest in improving diversity and inclusion in the life sciences. Successful candidates will also demonstrate strong communication skills and an ability to engage in collaborative research endeavors.

Review of applications will begin June 1, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should upload a cover letter, CV, research statement, diversity statement, and publications to expedite the review process, applicants should also invite three individuals who are familiar with their work and potential for success to upload recommendation letters. Position will remain open until filled.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMass Chan recognizes the added value of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
UMass Chan Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester MA USA 01655