Position Openings

Faculty Position

The Department of Immunology & Microbial Disease at Albany Medical College invites applications for a tenure-track, junior or senior faculty position from individuals who have a doctoral degree, postdoctoral experience, and demonstrated research productivity. Those with an interest in host-pathogen interactions are particularly encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be expected to establish an independent, extramurally-funded research program and participate in the teaching of medical and graduate students. The basic science departments at Albany Medical College are organized as interdisciplinary research centers and the Department  of Immunology & Microbial Disease has a focus on microbial pathogenesis and immune defense, particularly as related to biothreat agents and emerging infections. The new faculty recruit will receive a competitive salary, an attractive start-up package, laboratory space in our newly constructed research building, and access to all departmental core services including the Department's fully-staffed Immunology and ABSL-3/BSL-3 Cores. 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 three letters of reference to:


Faculty Search Committee

Department of Immunology & Microbial Disease

Albany Medical College

47 New Scotland Avenue, MC-151

Albany, NY 12208



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An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply