Assistant/Associate Professor - IMM

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Lubbock, TX, USA
  • Jul 12, 2022
Full time

Job Description

Lubbock

 

Assistant/Associate Professor - IMM

28815BR

HSC - Lubbock

Position Description

Contributes to the university's mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Org Level 7

511601 - Immunology/Molecular Micro Lbk

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Department

Immunology/Molecular Micro Lbk

Major/Essential Functions

The Department of Immunology & Molecular Microbiology (IMM) in the TTUHSC School of Medicine seeks to recruit a NIH-funded investigator to fill a 12-month tenure track position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in any area of Immunology and Microbiology that will support the growth of the department. The department is currently comprised of six full-time faculty and 22 adjunct graduate faculty. The School of Medicine has made substantial new investments in IMM; these include the recruitment of a new Chair Dr. Afzal Siddiqui, remodeling of existing spaces to make state of the art modular laboratories and commitment to provide nationally competitive start up packages.  The research in IMM is currently funded through grants from the National Institutes of Health, Horizon 2020/European Union, the Welcome Trust, the CH Foundation, the RIGHT Fund and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. This position is the first of a series of positions in IMM, with a primary appointment in the School of Medicine, state-supported salary, and a concurrent appointment in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences that affords opportunity to recruit and advise excellent graduate students from the Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology graduate programs. Salary and lab set-up package are nationally competitive. Rank and salary are dependent upon qualifications and experience. Applicants must have a terminal degree (Ph.D., M.D. or US Equivalent) and a commitment to sustained funded-research.

Required Qualifications

Applicants must have a terminal degree (Ph.D., M.D. or US Equivalent) and a commitment to sustained funded-research.

Required Attachments

Cover Letter, Professional/Personal References, Research Statement, Resume / CV

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Jeanne Clery Act

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.

Pay Basis

Monthly

Pay Grade Minimum

salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Grade Maximum

salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Salary Grade

800

Grant Funded?

No

Job Type

Full Time

Job Group

Assistant Professor

Shift

Day

Travel Required

Up to 25%

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

Yes

Are select agents used in this laboratory?

No

Job Expires

11/27/2022

Application Details

To view more information and to apply please visit: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/jobs/default.aspx


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