VASCULAR BIOLOGY CENTER
ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE/FULL PROFESSOR TENURE-TRACK
Applications are invited from qualified applicants for available tenure-eligible faculty positions at all ranks.
The Vascular Biology Center of the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University presently includes 20 tenured/tenure-track core faculty and their staff (research faculty, Pre- and Post-doctoral Fellows and Research technicians) in well-equipped laboratory space (20,000+ square feet). Desirable applicants will complement the highly-collaborative faculty of the VBC and contribute to the Center’s extramural grant portfolio (currently >$16M) as well as its graduate and post-doctoral training programs. Excellent core facilities exist within the Center (including access to Vevo 3100, Seahorse XFEs and metabolic phenotyping cores) and within the institution: small-animal imaging, biotelemetry, genome editing of mice/rats, next generation and 10x single cell sequencing and advanced imaging (confocal, light sheet and electron microscopy).
The successful applicants will have excellent communication skills and research interests in vascular biology, aging and inflammation in related conditions (brain, eye, cardiac, pulmonary, obesity/metabolic disease). Associate/Full Professors should have established NIH-funded programs. Preference will be given to applicants with interests complementing those of existing faculty as described at http://www.augusta.edu/centers/vbc/.
Highly competitive salaries and excellent start-up packages are available. With warm weather, affordable living, and some of the best schools in Georgia, Augusta has ranked in the top 10 cities to live in the US. Inquiries and applications (including full CV, letter of research interests/career plans) should be addressed to Dr. Eric Belin de Chantemele (EBELINDECHANTEME@augusta.edu).
Augusta University is an Equal Opportunity and Equal Access Institution, AA/EEO/Equal Access or AA/EEO/Equal Access/ADA Employer. Applications from women and under represented minorities are particularly encouraged. On-Line Application reference www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty/ Job Opening 231386, Vascular Biology Center. Applications should be submitted before October 23, 2021.