Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate Professor - Virginia Tech in Blacksburg Virginia

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Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, Virginia 24060

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The primary responsibility of these faculty members will be to establish and maintain high-quality
research programs, with secondary responsibilities for teaching general physiology to first-year veterinary
students. We are seeking a candidate with research interests in one or more of the research focus areas of the
college: Regenerative Medicine (e.g. stem cell physiology, tissue repair), Inflammatory/Regulatory Disorders , ,
or Infectious Diseases. Work at the interface of these focus areas, as well as that with a translational medicine
emphasis, is desired. Candidates with experience in stem cell physiology or tissue repair pathophysiology are
especially encouraged to apply. Opportunities to develop independent and collaborative research programs
exist both within the college and with other life sciences-oriented departments, colleges, and Institutes on
campus. Excellent collaborative opportunities also are available within the newly-formed Virginia Tech/Wake
Forest Center for Veterinary Regenerative Medicine. Opportunities for instructional participation are available at
the graduate level and can be tailored to the candidates’ interests and expertise. Excellent opportunities also
exist to mentor and train Ph.D. students.
For more information about the college, please visit http://www.vetmed.vt.edu/ ; for the departmental information
including other areas of expertise please visit http://www.vetmed.vt.edu/org/dbsp/index.asp. Opportunities for
translational research in collaboration with faculty in the College’s Departments of Large and Small Animal Clinical Sciences departments exist as well.

Candidate requirements for this position include a Ph.D. in a biomedical science and a strong record of
research funding and publications. Full consideration is assured to applications received by June 01, 2011.
Interested individuals should electronically submit curriculum vitae, letter of intent concerning career goals, and
names and address of 3 professional at the www.jobs.vt.edu, posting # 0110302. Should you need more information about these
positions, please contact Dr. Ansar Ahmed, Chair, Physiology Search Committee and Head, Biomedical
Sciences and Pathobiology VMRCVM Phone: (540) 231-4652, ansrahmd@vt.edu

Keyword Phrases

  • Tenure-track Assistant or Associate
  • translational medicine
  • two physiologists
  • experience in stem cell physiology or tissue repai
  • Regenerative Medicine (e.g. stem cell physiology
  • Inflammatory/Regulatory Disorders
  • Infectious Diseases
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: 2-10 years
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 6/1/2011