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Assistant Research Professor of Pediatrics

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Position Number: 00046173 IN-PIMB

Posting Details

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Position Details

Title Assistant Research Professor of Pediatrics
Specific Title
Appointment Type Scientist Track Faculty
Department IUSM - Pediatrics
Campus IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
Position Summary

The Department of Pediatrics and the Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research is recruiting for a faculty position at the Assistant Research Professor level. The research focus for this position will be on adenosine-associated viral (AAV) gene transfer to the liver for the treatment of hemophilia and as an immune modulatory therapy for genetic and acquired diseases. The lab is particularly interested in individuals with a background in hemophilia gene therapy, liver gene transfer, immunology of AAV vectors, and immune tolerance induction.
Laboratory space will be in the Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research. New faculty will be provided with generous start-up packages and laboratory space. New faculty will join an active multi-disciplinary research community with a strong collaborative atmosphere, including the newly established Brown Center for Immunotherapy. Applicants will also be a member of the Gene and Cell Therapy Program.

Indiana University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. This institution is also a provider of ADA services.

Basic Qualifications

Successful candidates will be a PhD with at 6 years experience relating to hemophilia gene therapy, liver gene transfer, immunology of AAV vectors, and immune tolerance induction research.

Department Contact for Questions

Jennifer K. Brown
Human Resources Specialist
Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research
Indiana University School of Medicine
jkb@iu.edu

Additional Qualifications
Special Instructions

Position Number: 00046173
IN-PIMB

Priority Application Review Deadline
Expected Start Date 05/01/2018
OAA # IUSM002862016

Supplemental Questions

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  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
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Letter of Reference 2
  3. Letter of Reference 3