The Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is recruiting an established investigator in the field of muscle physiology with special expertise in the area of mechanotransduction. Candidates should be eligible for appointment at the rank of Professor with tenure; ultimate rank and tenure status are dependent on the candidate's qualifications.
Candidates must have a Ph.D., as well as, at least 10 years experience as a tenured or tenure-track faculty member and an excellent publication record. Successful candidates are expected to be currently funded by the NIH with two or more active awards. Potential for development of program project grant awards is necessary.
Consideration of candidates will begin upon receipt of applications and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore and the University of Maryland School of Medicine are equal opportunity/affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy. We value diversity and how it enriches our academic and scientific community and strive toward cultivating an inclusive environment that supports all employees.
Organization: School of Medicine - Clinical Departments
Job Posting: Jan 31, 2020
Internal Number: 144601
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