Physician-Scientist - Rheumatology

    The University of North Carolina
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514
    Full-time

    Job Description

    Posting Information

    Position Type

    Permanent Faculty

    Working Title

    Physician-Scientist - Rheumatology

    Position Number

    Appointment Type

    Tenured/Tenure Track

    Salary Range

    Full-time/Part-time

    Full-Time Permanent

    If part-time, hours per week

    FTE

    Vacancy ID

    FAC0002577

    Posting Open Date

    10/18/2018

    Application Deadline

    Open Until Filled

    Yes

    Proposed Start Date

    07/01/2020

    Position Summary

    The Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology and the Thurston Arthritis Research Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for an Open Rank (tenure/tenured track) physician-scientist faculty position. Candidates must have an MD or MD/PhD. degree and be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Rheumatology. Applicants with a research focus in autoimmunity and/or inflammation relevant to rheumatic diseases are preferable. Successful applicants will possess an exceptional record of basic or translational research demonstrated by publications in leading peer-reviewed journals. Applicants at the Assistant Professor level will be expected to establish and maintain an extramurally funded research program. Those at the Associate Professor and above rank should have extramural funding and a national reputation in their field. The successful candidate will have his/her primary appointment in the Department of Medicine. He/she will be expected to teach and/or perform clinical service within this department in a manner that is consistent with standard practices for a tenured or tenure-track faculty within the department. Applicants should be seeking a stimulating, interdisciplinary and collaborative environment in which to pursue research, teaching and clinical care.

    Educational Requirements

    Candidates must have an M.D. and be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Rheumatolgy; a secondary Ph.D. is welcome.

    Qualifications and Experience

    Successful applicants will possess an exceptional record of basic or translational research demonstrated by publications in leading peer-reviewed journals.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

    Special Instructions

    Quick Link

    http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/149801

    Department Contact Name and Title

    Richard Loeser

    Department Contact Telephone or Email

    richard_loeser@med.unc.edu

    Contact Information

    If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to facultyrecruitment@unc.edu.

    Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

    If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

    Applicant Documents
    Posting ID: 554941373Posted: 2020-05-21