Assistant Professor Position at The Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes
The University of
Colorado announces an opening for a full-time
tenure eligible faculty position in the Basic and Translational Research
Division of the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes, School of Medicine,
University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus. The Barbara Davis Center is an
internationally renowned Type 1 Diabetes clinical and basic science research institute
making substantial contributions to patient care, clinical trials, and basic
and translational Type 1 Diabetes related research.
We are currently seeking applications
from talented investigators at the Assistant or Associate Professor level with
experience in the field of Type 1 Diabetes (T1D).
Candidates with interests in the
following T1D-related research areas are encouraged to apply:
- Molecular and cellular immunology
- Mechanisms of autoimmunity
- Human islet biology
cellular and developmental models of T1D
Applicants must have a PhD (or equivalent)
degree, at least three years of post-doctoral experience within the field of
Type 1 Diabetes (T1D), an outstanding publication record and a well-developed
research plan. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong,
extramurally funded research program related to Type 1 Diabetes research. An
attractive start-up package with highly competitive conditions of employment
will be offered. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs is
located at https://www.cu.edu/employee-services.
national leader in health care and life sciences, CU Anschutz is the only
comprehensive academic health sciences center in Colorado and the largest in the
Rocky Mountain region. Located in Aurora, Colo., it is one of the newest
education, research and patient care facilities in the world. With six schools
and colleges, CU Anschutz trains the health sciences workforce of the future by
blending education, research and clinical care all in one place. This strategic
collaboration among diverse health care fields allows knowledge to travel
directly from the research bench to the patient’s bedside. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here.
To apply, please visit: https://www.cu.edu/cu-careers, search
for position 11111 and attach:
- A letter of application which specifically addresses
the job requirements and outlines qualifications.
- A current CV/resume.
- The names, addresses,
daytime telephone numbers and email addresses for three professional
references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate
- Statement of Research
Philosophy and Vision.
applications will begin October 1, 2017, and will continue until December 1, 2017.
Questions should be directed to Talisha Bell, (303) 724-5232.
of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student
body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a
culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We
encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities
and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and
equality in education and employment.