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Physician-Scientist - Rheumatology

UNC Department of Public Safety Chapel Hill, NC

  • Employment Type Other
# Position Information

## Position Summary

The Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology and the Thurston Arthritis Research Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for an Open Rank (tenure/tenured track) physician-scientist faculty position. Candidates must have an MD or MD/PhD. degree and be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Rheumatology. Applicants with a research focus in autoimmunity and/or inflammation relevant to rheumatic diseases are preferable. Successful applicants will possess an exceptional record of basic or translational research demonstrated by publications in leading peer-reviewed journals. Applicants at the Assistant Professor level will be expected to establish and maintain an extramurally funded research program. Those at the Associate Professor and above rank should have extramural funding and a national reputation in their field. The successful candidate will have his/her primary appointment in the Department of Medicine. He/she will be expected to teach and/or perform clinical service within this department in a manner that is consistent with standard practices for a tenured or tenure-track faculty within the department. Applicants should be seeking a stimulating, interdisciplinary and collaborative environment in which to pursue research, teaching and clinical care.

## Educational Requirements

Candidates must have an M.D. and be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Rheumatolgy; a secondary Ph.D. is welcome.

## Qualifications and Experience

Successful applicants will possess an exceptional record of basic or translational research demonstrated by publications in leading peer-reviewed journals.

## Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

# Department Contact Information

## Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University?s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to facultyrecruitment@unc.edu.

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.



*Position Type:* Permanent Faculty


*Working Title:* Physician-Scientist - Rheumatology


*Appointment Type:* Tenured/Tenure Track


*Full-time/Part-time:* Full-Time Permanent


*Vacancy ID:* FAC0002577


*Posting Open Date:* 10/18/2018


*Open Until Filled:* Yes


*Proposed Start Date:* 03/01/2019


*Quick Link:* http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/149801


*Department Contact Name and Title:* Richard Loeser


*Department Contact Telephone or Email:* richard_loeser@med.unc.edu

UNC Department of Public Safety

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