Assistant Professor -1900400

Assistant Professor -1900400

University of Toronto

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Assistant Professor -1900400

Requisition Title: Assistant Professor – Immunology

Faculty/Division: Faculty of Medicine

Department: Immunology

Campus: St.George (downtown Toronto), Ontario

Job Posting: Feb 20, 2019

Closing Date: April 15, 2019, 11:59pm EST

Reference: 1900400

The Department of Immunology in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto invites applications for a full-time tenure stream position in the area of Immunology. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, and will commence on January 1, 2020 or shortly thereafter. 

Applicants must have earned a PhD degree in Immunology or a related area, with postdoctoral experience and a demonstrated record of excellence in research and teaching. We seek candidates whose research and teaching interests complement and strengthen our existing departmental strengths. The successful candidate will be expected to pursue innovative and independent research at the highest international level and to establish an outstanding, competitive, and externally funded research program. 

Candidates must provide evidence of research excellence as demonstrated by publications in leading journals meeting high international standards, the submitted research statement, presentations at significant conferences, awards or honors, a record of successful research funding, and strong endorsements from referees of high standing. 

Evidence of excellence in teaching will be provided through teaching accomplishments, the teaching dossier, including sample syllabi, teaching evaluations, and a teaching statement, submitted as part of the application, as well as strong letters of reference. 

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

All qualified candidates are invited to apply online by clicking the link below. Applicants must submit a cover letter; a current curriculum vitae; a research statement outlining current and future research interests; up to three sample publications; and a teaching dossier to include a teaching statement, sample syllabi, and teaching evaluations. 

Applicants must also arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly by the referee via email (on letterhead and signed) to by the closing date. 

Submission guidelines can be found at We recommend combining attached documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Ms. Leah Edwards at

All application materials, including reference letters, must be received by April 15, 2019

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. 

As part of your application, you will be asked to complete a brief Diversity Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information directly related to you is confidential and cannot be accessed by search committees or human resources staff. Results will be aggregated for institutional planning purposes. For more information, please see

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. 

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