The Department of Inflammation & Immunity in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute invites applications for from candidates at the rank of Assistant Professor in the fields of cellular and molecular immunology and/or immunotherapy.
The Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute is home to more than 190 scientific laboratories, performing cutting-edge basic and translational biomedical studies. The Inflammation and Immunity Department unites existing and growing programs that focus on chronic inflammatory diseases, innate host defense, adaptive immunity, signaling networks, as well as mucosal, cancer and transplant immunology.
We seek talented individuals with skill and knowledge using cutting edge experimental models to explore new questions in immunology. We expect that such individuals are interested in partnering with clinicians at the Cleveland Clinic to propel their work to a new understanding of the the etiology of human disease and identify new paradigms and targets for therapy. The successful candidate is expected to direct an independently funded research program, integrated into our collegial and collaborative environment. The Institute offers outstanding mentorship for young faculty members, competitive start
Candidates must hold a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent qualification, and have rigorous training in immunobiology and/or synergistic areas, as well as an outstanding track record of accomplishment. The Department is particularly interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Applicants should send a cover letter, a short narrative of research accomplishments, interests and future plans, curriculum vitae, and the names of three referees for letters of reference to Kelsey Levit, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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