Position: Assistant Professor (Tenure Track)- Vanderbilt FIRST
Employer: Vanderbilt FIRST is a collaboration between Vanderbilt University and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Job description: Vanderbilt University and Vanderbilt University Medical Center are thrilled to announce the initiation of our Vanderbilt FIRST (Faculty Institutional Recruitment for Sustainable Transformation) faculty cohort recruitment! Vanderbilt-FIRST (V-FIRST) is part of the NIH’s FIRST Program, which aims to help institutions build a diverse community of scientists by recruiting early-career faculty with a demonstrated commitment to inclusive excellence.
Currently, we are seeking exceptional early-career researchers to join our vibrant science community. Faculty will be recruited in several rounds of clusters of up to 8 individuals.
Candidates must have research expertise in one of the following areas:
Immunology, Inflammation, and Metabolism or Neuroscience.
Candidates must be committed to inclusive excellence, and we strongly encourage individuals from marginalized racial and ethnic groups and other underrepresented groups to apply.
Candidates must have either a PhD or MD (or equivalent, MD/PhD, PhD, PharmD, DrPH or other doctoral degrees in relevant sciences), and should not have previously held a tenure-track Assistant Professor (or equivalent level) position.
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