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The Department of Microbiology and Immunology is a basic science, research-oriented unit within the University of Miami School of Medicine/UHealth Systems. The department consists of 27 faculty members with a variety of research projects. Departmental research efforts are supported by a number of core units including flow cytometry, transgenic/knockout, sequencing, imaging, and stem cell/hematopoiesis facilities. In addition to studying basic microbiological and immunological questions, the department also directs the Gene Transfer Immunotherapy Program together with physicians from the Division of Hematology and Oncology and maintains close ties with the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Diabetes Research Institute through collaborative projects. Members of the department share a common belief that complex biological and medical questions are best solved by integrating investigators with differing expertise and perspectives. Most of our faculty members are federally funded and it is of utmost importance to maintain fiscal and administrative compliance and control.
The department is seeking a Research Assistant Professor. The Research Assistant Professor is expected to develop a vigorous independent research program and participate actively in the teaching, research, and training programs in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. The Research Assistant Professor will be supported by the Senior Research Faculty’s lab, he/she will assist in supervising research activities of the lab and in facilitating conduct of research that is providing his support.
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Please forward C.V. and cover letter referring to position number 046437 to Attn: Dr. Savita Pahwa at firstname.lastname@example.org , Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 1580 NW 10th Ave, #712, Miami, Florida 33136
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