Faculty Basic Science Researcher

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (JHUSOM), JHU

St. Petersburg, FL, United States

Faculty Basic Science Researcher, Institute for Fundamental Biomedical Research

Open Rank

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital

St. Petersburg, FL

Johns Hopkins Medicine’s newly established Institute for Fundamental Biomedical Research (IFBR) located at The Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, FL site has openings for faculty at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level.

We are interested in candidates whose proposed research has relevance to the control of metabolism and related to disease states with broad relevance to children’s health. Additionally, preferred research areas include, but are not limited to genomics, epigenomics, nuclear receptor research, lipid signaling, bioinformatics, transcriptional and system level analyses of cells and tissues involved in whole body metabolism and/or disease processes. Candidates whose research offers translational potential in obesity, diabetes, endocrine, inflammatory or degenerative diseases are particularly encouraged to apply.

The Faculty opportunities require a PhD or MD/PhD in Biological Science or related field with outstanding training and experience in research pertaining to one of the focus areas noted above. Candidates are expected to establish rigorous and competitive basic research programs addressing unmet clinical needs, and to secure support from diverse funding sources. Applicants are also expected to collaborate with existing members of IFBR and other Johns Hopkins faculty located both in Florida and Baltimore. Successful candidates are expected to have an impressive publication record and exceptional research accomplishments consistent with their academic level. Proven ability to secure external funding would be a plus.

Interested candidates should submit a CV, cover letter, selection of representative publications, research statement and 3 referees at http://apply.interfolio.com/75072. Please contact Laszlo Nagy, MD, PhD with questions at lnagy4@jhmi.edu or to provide additional documents.

Johns Hopkins University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University’s goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.

Please apply at http://apply.interfolio.com/75072

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