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Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Open Rank
Department Name 35207P-Med-Aging Institute
Position Number 0135352
Position Details

The Aging Institute and the Department of Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and UPMC seeks exceptional candidates at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level to explore the biology of aging. Tenure status is dependent on qualifications and experience. The Aging Institute bridges the University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences and the UPMC, combining the scientific environment of the fifth highest NIH-funded institution in the United States with a multi-billion dollar health care system that is the dominant provider in Western Pennsylvania. We seek highly motivated investigators with a PhD and/or MD degree who have demonstrated a track record for creative, innovative, and high impact science. Candidates working on aging in model organisms, potential drivers of aging such as metabolism or inflammation, or on specific age-related diseases are encouraged to apply. The position will provide an attractive start-up package, significant laboratory space, and a superb environment for collaboration with basic, translational, and clinical scientists.

Application Process

Interested applicants should email a single pdf containing their CV, the names of three references, and a 1-2 page narrative summarizing their past accomplishments and their future plans to the attention of:

Toren Finkel MD/PhD, Director of the Aging Institute, Professor of Medicine
c/o Kirsten Schwoegl

The University of Pittsburgh is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employer.

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 08/03/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 10/03/2017
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