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Faculty Position - Department of Host Microbe Interactions

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (St. Jude)
Memphis, Tennessee
Commensurate with experience
Closing date
11 Oct 2024

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Health Science
Job Type
Faculty Member
Employment - Hours
Full time

Job Details




The newly launched Department of Host-Microbe Interactions is seeking Faculty Members (Assistant, Associate, or Full) with research interest in the broad field of host-microbe interactions. Preference will be given to individuals with research programs focused on microbial genomics, microbial pathogenesis, microbial interactions with the immune system, development of vaccines and therapeutics, as well as, host-pathogen-microbiome interactions, and are particularly encouraged to apply.


Candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD, or PhD, postdoctoral experience, documented evidence of high-quality, impactful peer-reviewed publications, a strong commitment to mentoring, and an interest in pursuing transformative collaborative research.


Interested candidates should submit  a CV,  letter of interest, and a description of research interests directly online.





Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has a diverse, global patient population and workforce, built on the principles of diversity, equity and inclusion. Our founder Danny Thomas envisioned a hospital that would treat children of the world—regardless of race, religion or a family’s ability to pay. Learn more about our history and commitment.


Today, we continue the mission to advance cures and means of prevention for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. As we accelerate this progress globally, we believe our legacy of diversity, equity and inclusion is foundational to success. With the commitment of leaders at all levels of the organization, we strive to ensure the St. Jude culture, leadership approaches and talent processes are equitable and culturally responsive. View our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Report to learn about the hospital’s roots in diversity, equity and inclusion, where we are today and our aspirations for an even better future.


St. Jude is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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