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Interested applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a letter of interest, a description of research focus, and the names of five references to: Larry W. Moreland, MD, Chair of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology; Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh; 3550 Terrance Street; BST-South S-711 Pittsburgh, PA 15261.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Professor
Department Name 35207J-Med-Div of Rheumatology
Position Number 0002936
Position Details

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, the Department of Medicine are seeking an outstanding basic science and/or translational investigator with extramural funding for an endowed faculty position in Rheumatology/Immunology. The Division of Rheumatology includes faculty who conduct collaborative research with an emphasis on clinical, epidemiological, and translational studies. The Division also provides a collaborative setting for the study of basic mechanisms of immunity that would provide new insights to the treatment of human disease. The ideal candidate will be a professor with tenure with innovative programs relevant to human immunology and autoimmunity, particularly as they relate to systemic rheumatic diseases. Candidates meeting these criteria who also possess expertise in innate immunity, have a successful track record of publications, and a strong interests in supporting our graduate education programs are particularly encouraged to apply. The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) consistently ranks in the top ten Best Hospitals in U.S. News & World Report and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine has developed an impressive array of research facilities and is fifth nationally in research funding.

Application Process

Interested applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a letter of interest, a description of research focus, and the names of five references to: Larry W. Moreland, MD, Chair of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology; Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh; 3550 Terrance Street; BST-South S-711 Pittsburgh, PA 15261.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 03/25/2014
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date)
Contact Person Larry W. Moreland, MD
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