Physician-Scientist Position in Infectious Diseases 2022-2023
Position overviewPosition title: Associate Professor In-Residence or
commensurate with experience
Open date: January 20, 2023
Next review date: Friday, Mar 31, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Friday, Jun 30, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Division, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA seeks an M.D. or M.D., Ph.D. physician-scientist for a full-time position at the associate or full professor rank commensurate with experience. Candidates must have an established independent research program, a record of clinical excellence, in addition to proven teaching abilities. His/her/their research focus should be translational with an emphasis on infectious diseases processes. Priority areas of interest include transplantation related issues, virology, bacterial resistance, mycology, emerging infectious diseases or tuberculosis. Rich opportunities are available for cooperative research with UCLA scientists in many disciplines. Candidates must be board certified in Infectious Diseases and licensed or licensable to practice medicine in the State of California.
The Department encourages candidates to apply who have experience in and who have demonstrated commitment to working with students from diverse backgrounds and to improving access to higher education for disadvantaged students through teaching and mentoring activities.
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An M.D. or M.D., Ph.D. is required.
Must be board certified in Infectious Diseases.
California medical license is required or must be eligible.
Candidate must have an established independent research program, a record of clinical excellence, and proven teaching abilities.
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