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Research Assistant Professor - Endocrinology & Metabolic Center

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Date: Sep 9, 2017

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US


Division of Endocrinology & The Metabolic Center

UNIVERSITY of CINCINNATI College of Medicine


The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university; ranked as one of America's top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation.  U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America's Best Colleges.  The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a "research heavyweight".  UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time and part time faculty, staff and student workers. 


The College of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and the Metabolic Institute is looking for a Research Assistant Professor and up to two candidates may be hired.  This position will support the University's mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.


Job Description: The successful candidate should have a focus on diabetes, inflammation, obesity, fatty liver disease, and/or atherosclerosis to complement the existing strengths of the center in studying lipid disorders and cardiometabolic diseases. Although this position is suitable for a early career candidate, more advanced candidates are also encouraged to apply. A generous start-up package as well as ability to participate in the Pathology-Medicine Graduate program are available. Expertise in stable isotope studies (humans or model systems) will be given extra weight.


Minimum Qualifications: PhD and/or MD, PhD in a related field.


Ideal Qualifications: Expertise in adipocyte biology, adaptive and innate immunity, cell signaling mechanisms, and intracellular trafficking are encouraged.


The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.


REQ: 16480


Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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