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Assistant Professor

Job Number: 506151
Categories: Faculty / Physician
Dallas, TX

Department: Immunology
Full/Part Time/PRN: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

The Department of Immunology at UT Southwestern invites applications for two tenure track faculty positions at the level of Assistant Professor. Successful applicants should have a PhD or MD degree, at least two years of postdoctoral training and an exceptional publication record. The candidate selected will be expected to establish an independent research program in an appropriate area in immunology and to train graduate students and postdoctoral fellows as members of our nationally recognized graduate programs in Immunology and Infectious Diseases. Highly qualified individuals in all areas of immunology are urged to apply; however, we are specifically interested in recruiting investigators with research interests in one of the following:

Immune system genomics

Hematopoietic cancers and stem cell immunobiology

Infectious diseases and mucosal immunology

 Generous startup packages and research laboratory space are available through the Endowed Scholars program at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Details on this program are available at:

 The research environment at UT Southwestern is highly collaborative and includes a variety of core facilities that provide access to cutting edge research technologies at highly subsidized prices. Successful candidates will be joining an interactive and distinguished faculty that includes five Nobel Laureates, thirteen members of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and twenty members of the National Academy of Sciences.

 To apply: Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a description of research interests (2-3 pages), and have three letters of reference sent/forwarded to: Faculty Search Committee, c/o Andrea Gonzales, Department of Immunology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75390-9093. Applications may also be submitted digitally by emailing PDF documents to:


To the extent provided by applicable law, no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity sponsored or conducted by The University of Texas System or any of its component institutions, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or disability.

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