The Center for Immunology & Microbial Disease at Albany Medical College invites applications for multiple tenure-track Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and full Professor positions from individuals who have a doctoral degree, postdoctoral experience, and demonstrated research productivity. Applicants for a senior faculty position should have an internationally-recognized research program in microbiology and/or host pathogen interactions. The basic science departments at Albany Medical College are organized as interdisciplinary research centers and the Center for Immunology & Microbial Disease has a focus on microbial pathogenesis and immune defense, particularly as related to biothreat agents and emerging infections. Our faculty comprises a highly collaborative research group that this year received $12.2M in NIH funding, ranking it within the top half of all Microbiology and Immunology programs in the country. The successful candidates will receive attractive start-up packages and will have an opportunity to lead a focus group in new laboratory space, with access to all departmental core facilities including the Center's fully-staffed ABSL-3/BSL-3. We have established a close relationship with the New York State Department of Health Wadsworth Laboratories, providing a diverse environment that is rich in infectious disease expertise. Albany Medical College is located in a mid-sized city within the upstate New York Capital Region, and has easy access to Boston, New York City, and the Adirondack Mountains.
Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a statement of research plans, and contact information for three references to:
Faculty Search Committee
Center for Immunology & Microbial Disease
Albany Medical College
47 New Scotland Avenue, MC-151
Albany, NY 12208
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Acton Employer.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.