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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology

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Position Details

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

Tenure Track Faculty Positions
Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology and Precision Health Initiative
Indiana University School of Medicine

The Department and the Precision Health Initiative (PHI) seek applicants for two tenure-track positions at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. Applicants must have a Ph.D., M.D., D.O., or D.V.M., at least 3 years of postdoctoral experience, high quality peer-reviewed publications, evidence of independent research, and competitive funding. We seek innovative scientists using molecular, cellular, and whole animal approaches with expertise that will complement integrative cardiovascular research strengths, metabolism, cell biology, ion transport, cellular and in vivo imaging, and bone biology in the school. Research strengths in precision medicine/health that focus on the following main areas will receive highest priority: diabetes, metabolic aspects of cancer and dementia, local gene delivery, and genomic medicine. Successful applicants will be expected to maintain an extramurally funded research program and participate in the teaching of medical and graduate students. Significant resources available include a highly competitive start-up package, excellent laboratory space, and long-term research and salary incentives. More information about the PHI, department, and university can be found at Applications will be accepted until date 1/2/2018.

Applicants should send (in electronic format only) a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests and goals, and the names of three references to Dr. Michael Sturek, Chair, Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology, c/o Joyce Lawrence (, 635 Barnhill Drive, MS 385, Indianapolis, IN 46202-5120. Indiana University is an EEO/AA employer.

Basic Qualifications

Applicants must have a Ph.D., M.D., D.O., or D.V.M., at least 3 years of postdoctoral experience, high quality peer-reviewed publications, evidence of independent research, and competitive funding.

Department Contact for Questions

Tracy McWilliams

Additional Qualifications
Special Instructions
Priority Application Review Deadline
Expected Start Date
OAA # IUSM002192016

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Personal Contact: At Professional Meeting or Conference
    • Personal Contact: Direct Contact by Search Committee
    • Personal Contact: Referred by colleague or advisor
    • Personal Contact: School of Medicine recruiter
    • Personal Contact: IUHP Physician Recruiter
    • Announcement: Other Journal or Magazine
    • Announcement: Other Website
  2. * Are you a dual career partner (your partner or spouse is already being recruited)?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. List Of References
  4. Statement of Research and Teaching
Optional Documents