Faculty Positions in Viral Oncology

The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology and the Penn State Cancer Institute invite applications for two tenured/tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor with research interests in Viral Oncology.

Successful candidates are expected to develop independent, extramurally funded research programs, be active members of the Penn State Cancer Institute, and participate in graduate and medical student education. Candidates will have the opportunity to collaborate with an interactive group of investigators with expertise in a wide spectrum of oncology fields including virology, immunology, metabolomics, structural biology, genomics, and drug discovery.

The Penn State College of Medicine has recently opened a high-performance computing data center capable of handling and processing big data. We offer a collegial research environment, outstanding core facilities, and competitive start-up packages. Visit our websites (http://med.psu.edu/microbiology and http://www.pennstatehershey.org/web/cancer/research) to learn about our faculty and their research programs, our graduate programs, and our research institutes (http://www2.med.psu.edu/research/).

The Penn State College of Medicine is located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, a family oriented community with top-ranked schools and convenient access to New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington D.C.

Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a description of research interests (about two pages), and contact information for three references to the Virology Search Committee, c/o Rebecca Yockey (ryockey@hmc.psu.edu).

Penn State is an EOE-AA-M/F/D/V Employer committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged.