Essential Functions: Wayne State University; Detroit, Michigan seeks qualified candidates for the faculty position to focus on cellular and molecular immune mechanisms of disease of pregnancy complications. Successful candidates will broaden a nationally recognized research program in this area. The individuals chosen for these positions will become part of a highly successful, fast-paced research group that focuses on clinical and basic research in perinatal medicine and related disciplines. The goal of this internationally recognized research is to develop novel diagnostic, therapeutic and preventative strategies to reduce adverse pregnancy outcome, infant mortality and handicap. The research agenda focuses on perinatal and placental immunobiology. The candidates will be expected to establish and maintain an energetic, productive research program; engage in interdisciplinary and collaborative research; teach undergraduate and graduate level courses; and advise undergraduate and graduate students.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in Perinatal Immunobiology, Placental Immunology, Molecular Biology or related field is required.Rank commensurate with credentials.
Internal Number: 76_207906
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.