The Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology at Baylor College of Medicine invites applications for a tenure/tenure-track faculty position in HIV/AIDS research, with rank commensurate with qualifications.
Applicants with expertise in viral pathogenesis, HIV-related immunology, and AIDS-related malignancies are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will have demonstrated research productivity and will be expected to maintain an independent, innovative, funded research program and to participate in graduate training.
This is an opportunity to join a strong, interactive department at Baylor College of Medicine in the rich scientific setting of the renowned Texas Medical Center. Current research interests of our departmental faculty focus on viral and bacterial gene expression and pathogenesis, RNA and DNA viruses of human diseases, emerging infectious diseases, vaccine development and evaluation, viral oncology, microbial genomics and proteomics, and antibiotic resistance.
Outstanding core facilities are available, including BSL-2 and new BSL-3/3E containment facilities for handling infectious agents and infected small animals. The interinstitutional Center for AIDS Research offers excellent opportunities for collaborations.
Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of research experience, a summary of future plans, and names of three references by January 4, 2008 to: Dr. Janet S. Butel, Faculty Recruitment Committee, Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Mail Stop: BCM385, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030.
E-submission preferred: BCM-MVMfirstname.lastname@example.org.
Susan Marriott, Ph.D.
Dept. of Molecular Virology and Microbiology
Director, Graduate Program in Cell and Molecular Biology
Baylor College of Medicine, MS-385
One Baylor Plaza
Houston, TX 77030
ph. (713)798-4440 / fax (713)798-3490