UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS
COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE
DEPARTMENT OF COMPARATIVE BIOSCIENCES
Full-time, 100% (12-month basis) Tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in Physiology
The Department of Comparative Biosciences in the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in physiology at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. We seek an outstanding scientist who conducts mechanistic studies to address basic or translational questions in broadly defined physiology areas. We are interested in candidates with expertise in organ system physiological function and the methodologies associated with organ/cellular function and their relationship to the whole organism. Candidates with expertise in epigenetic, genomic, imaging, or proteomic approaches are encouraged to apply. Special consideration will be given to candidates who can interact with departmental and college faculty members and strengthen existing research programs in cancer molecular therapeutics, developmental biology, neuroscience, pharmacology, reproductive biology, and toxicology.
This position offers outstanding scholarly and scientific resources in a collegial and collaborative department in addition to a competitive salary and startup package. The Department has strong links with the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center, Biotechnology Center, Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Divisions of Neurosciences and Nutritional Sciences, the Institute for Genomic Biology, and the Metabolomics Center funded through the Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust. Faculty within the department participate in Environmental Toxicology, Interdisciplinary Toxicology, and the Reproductive Biology Training Programs. Full information about the department is available athttp://vetmed.illinois.edu/cb/index.html.
The position also offers the opportunity to teach graduate and professional students in areas such as cardiovascular, endocrine, or renal physiology. Candidates must have a Ph.D., M.D., DVM, or an equivalent doctoral degree, postdoctoral experience, and evidence of a creative, collegial and exceptional research track record. Candidates who would like to be considered at the rank of Associate Professor must have an active grant from major government funding agencies and outstanding track records of publication and funding. The appointment will begin on or about August 16, 2017. Earlier start dates may be negotiated.
Qualified applicants should go online at http://go.illinois.edu/Physiology to apply for the position. Please upload a cover letter, research statement, CV, and contact information for three references. Deadline for application is November 19, 2016. Applicants may be interviewed before the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made until after that date, and applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Questions may be directed to Dr. Jing Yang at email@example.com.
伊利诺伊大学厄本那-香槟分校(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign，缩写UIUC)，公立常春藤之一，位于美国伊利诺伊州的厄本那和香槟市，成立于1867年，是伊利诺伊大学系统的旗舰学校，美国最负盛名的公立大学之一，尤以理工著称。伊利诺伊大学厄本那-香槟分校是美国体育赛事联盟十大联盟(Big Ten)的创始会员，也是美国大学协会的六十个成员之一。