The Department of Microbiology & Immunology at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia, is recruiting a new or established investigator for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant, Associate or full Professor. Preference will be given for investigators with active funding. Interest in the immunology of host pathogen interactions would be a plus.

The Department and the School of Medicine have significant strengths in microbial pathogenesis, microbiome analysis, allergic disease mechanisms, inflammation, vaccine development, and analysis of lipid mediators involved in innate and adaptive immunity. The Department offers excellent laboratory facilities, competitive salary and startup packages, and access to numerous core facilities including flow cytometry, transgenic, knockout mouse development, microscopy core, lipidomics/metabolomics core as well as other cores to assist in your research program. Successful candidates are expected to maintain an active research program and participate in department teaching and service opportunities as well as PhD, MD/PhD training. Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU is required.

Please submit the following electronically to https://www.vcujobs.com. (1) Statement of research interest detailing qualifications; (2) a current CV; (3) names and contact information for three references. Candidates selected for an in-person interview will be asked to present to a faculty audience. Inquiries about the position should be directed to Dr. Daniel Conrad, Chair Faculty Search Committee, daniel.conrad@vcuhealth.org, 804-828-2311.

Virginia Commonwealth University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.