University of Pennsylvania — Faculty Positions, Center of Excellence In Environmental Toxicology – Translational Research Program in Asthma

The Center of Excellence in Environmental Toxicology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Associate, Full, and/or Assistant Professor positions in the tenure track. Applicants must have an M.D. /Ph.D degree.

Individuals with a clinical research program in adult or pediatric asthma; or a translational research program working on airway hyper-responsiveness, aberrant lung injury or repair, drug resistance, inhalation toxicology, allergy and immunology, gene-environment interactions or epigenetic therapies are sought.

Individuals at the senior level have the opportunity to lead this program and significant resources can be made available. Senior applicants (Associate and Full Professor) are expected to have a nationally recognized extramurally funded research program in asthma. Junior Applicants (Assistant Professor) are expected to have a MD/PhD; several years of postdoctoral or clinical research experience and the potential to generate their own grant support.

The faculty appointment will be in an appropriate department in the Perelman School of Medicine. Depending on the applicant’s credentials, academic appointments are available in the Department of Medicine (within the Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine or Translational Medicine and Human Genetics) in the Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics or in the Department of Pediatrics, based in the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Applicants should submit their CV, names of three references, and a description of their current or future research program online.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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