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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Pediatrics

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Position# 00042982 IN-PCDB

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Position Details

Title Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Pediatrics
Specific Title
Appointment Type Tenure Track Faculty
Department IUSM - Pediatrics
Campus IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
Position Summary

The Department of Pediatrics, Cardiac Development Biology within the Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research, is looking for an Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. The Cardiac Development Biology Group utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to study the origins, etiology and treatment of heart failure in the young. Research focuses on how gene expression, cell survival and cell growth pathways are interrelated in the origins of heart failure in the young, and furthermore, how manipulation of these pathways can be utilized therapeutically.

Basic Qualifications

Successful candidates can be a PhD, MD or MD/PhD and will be expected to establish innovative, externally funded research programs. The positions come with generous start-up packages, outstanding laboratory space and protected time for research-related activities. Laboratory space will be in the Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research (; which has ongoing collaborative programs in molecular oncology and experimental therapeutics, hematologic malignancies and stem cell biology, diabetes, pulmonary inflammation/asthma & allergic diseases, cardiovascular genetics and infectious disease and global health.

Department Contact for Questions

Loren J. Field, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Program Leader, Cardiac Development Biology
Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research

Additional Qualifications
Special Instructions

Position# 00042982

Priority Application Review Deadline
Expected Start Date 07/01/2017
OAA # IUSM000152016

Supplemental Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this position?

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  2. * Are you a dual career partner (your partner or spouse is already being recruited)?
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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. List Of References
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Letter of Reference 2
  3. Letter of Reference 3