Physician Scientist in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Health

Physician Scientist in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Health

Physician Scientist in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Health

Posting Date: 09/17/2021

Closing Date: 12/31/2021

Job Information/Description:

Tenure-track faculty positions in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Health

Employer : Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, New Jersey Medical School
Location: Newark, NJ
Discipline : Life Sciences, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cancer, Immunology
Position Type: Full Time – Faculty
Salary: Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience

The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Health at Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS), New Jersey Medical School, located in Newark, New Jersey, has a multi-disciplinary research program that encompasses clinical and basic research in multiple divisions, including Reproductive Endocrinology and Gynecologic Cancers. We invite applications for full time, tenure-track appointments at the Associate or Assistant Professor level. Faculty candidates with expertise in all aspects of biology, including cancer, genetics, immunology, and inflammatory disease, who seek to advance the field of women’s health through multi-disciplinary clinical-basic-translational research will be considered. The candidate will hold a joint appointment in the Center for Cell Signaling or the Center for Immunity and Inflammation at RBHS. The position will be supported by a highly competitive start up package

Candidate Requirements: Applicants must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree, postdoctoral experience, excellent communication skills and a record of scientific productivity. Candidates at the Assistant Professor level should have a substantial trajectory toward developing a rigorous, externally-funded research program. Candidates at the Associate Professor level should have a national scientific reputation, current research funding and a history of mentorship and leadership.

The Center for Cell Signaling encompasses a multidisciplinary and collaborative group of researchers exploring innovative ways to answer questions in biology at the molecular, cellular, systems, and organismal level, with a focus on signal transduction. The Center for Immunity and Inflammation is a multidisciplinary and highly collaborative center with laboratories dedicated to researching allergies; chronic autoimmune diseases; fungal pathogens; pain management; sepsis; and toxoplasmosis. Core resources include flow cytometry and cell sorter capability for BSL-2 and BSL-3 infectious disease research, histology, confocal, live-cell imaging, animal facilities including a nationally-designated BL3 laboratory and animal housing facilities, and an applied genomics center.

Additional Information:

Application Process: Applicants should submit a: (1) cover letter, (2) summary of present and future research plans, (3) curriculum vitae, and (4) names/email addresses of three references to:

Victor Marques: [email protected]

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and is compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Contact Information:

Victor Marques: [email protected]