The University of Washington Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine has a faculty position available at the rank of Research Assistant Professor. This is a non-tenure track full-time position based at the Mitochondria and Metabolism Center located at the South Lake Union Campus. This is a 12-month service period position with an anticipated start date of December 2018. The candidate is expected to develop independent research program of understanding disease mechanisms and developing novel therapies. Specifically, candidates in this position will focus on the immunological aspects of mitochondrial function and cell metabolism in human diseases, such as cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.
MD, PhD or foreign equivalent in life sciences or related field, and a minimum of three years of postdoctoral training.
Minimum requirement: 1) Demonstrated excellence in biomedical research and 2) proven track record of securing extramural funding.
Applicants should submit cover letter, CV, statement of research interest and names and contact information for three references.
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.