Assistant/Associate Professor of Pediatrics

  • Indiana University - School of Medicine
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • May 05, 2022
Full time Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description

 Appointment Type: Tenure Track Faculty

Department: IUSM - Pediatrics

Campus: IU School of Medicine Indianapolis

Position Summary
The Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research at Indiana University School of Medicine seeks to hire a full-time faculty member at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor on the tenure track.

The responsibilities of this position will focus on understanding mechanisms/factors that regulate stem cell homeostasis and deciphering specific changes in stem cells and their microenvironment under stress/pathologic conditions. In particular, they will explore the roles of neuronal signals in hematopoietic stem cell niche regulation.

The Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research (http://www.wellscenter.iupui.edu/) has ongoing collaborative programs in molecular oncology and experimental therapeutics, cardiac developmental biology, diabetes, hematologic malignancies and stem cell biology, cardiovascular genetics and infectious disease and global health.

As the nation's largest medical school, IUSM is committed to being an institution that not only reflects the diversity of the learners we teach and the patient populations we serve, but also pursues the values of diversity, equity and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We desire candidates who enhance our representational diversity, as well as those whose work contributes to equitable and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. IUSM strives to take an anti-racist stance, regularly evaluating and updating its policies, procedures, and practices to confer equitable opportunities for contribution and advancement for all members of our community. We invite individuals who will join us in our mission to advance racial equity to transform health and wellbeing for all throughout the state of Indiana.

Basic Qualifications
PhD or terminal degree required.

Department Contact for Questions
Reuben Kapur, PhD, Director of Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research
rkapur@iupui.edu

OAA #: IUSM013932016

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