Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor,
Center for Computational and Integrative Biology,
Center for Integrated Solutions for Infectious Diseases, &
Department of Microbiology, Harvard Medical School

The Department of Microbiology at Harvard Medical School (HMS) and the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology (CCIB) at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) together with the Center for Integrated Solutions for Infectious Diseases (CISID) invite outstanding scientists or physician-scientists for a tenure-track faculty position as Assistant Professor. The candidate will be fully employed by CCIB at MGH in the Department of Medicine, and their laboratory will be within the rich research community of MGH’s Simches Research Center. The candidate will also hold a primary academic appointment in the Department of Microbiology at HMS. Ideal candidates are pursuing innovative approaches to fundamental problems in infectious disease and immunology relevant to human infection.

The candidate will also be a core faculty member of CISID, which is integrated with the CCIB at MGH. CISID is an interinstitutional collaboration between the Broad Institute, MIT, Harvard, and affiliated Harvard hospitals, with the goal to advance fundamental biomedical research in infectious diseases to benefit patient care. The successful candidate will be offered a competitive startup package to build an independent research program and will engage in teaching students and fellows in the laboratory and/or classroom. As a member of the HMS Microbiology department, the candidate will become a member of the Biological and Biomedical Sciences Program, which is a campus-wide degree program dedicated to training and mentoring the next generation of scientists. Program members are afforded the opportunity to teach exceptional graduate and medical students interested in microbiology and medical sciences.

Interested candidates should submit a single PDF containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae, bibliography, conceptual summary of future research plans (~3 pages), and contact information for three references and apply via this link: https://ccib.mgh.harvard.edu/ccib/careers, where additional information can be found. Complete application packages will be accepted through November 15th, 2022. For questions or inquiries, please contact: [email protected]

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.