Faculty - Rank to be Determined

Updated: about 12 hours ago
Location: Detroit, MICHIGAN
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 31 Jul 2020

Posting Number
Position Title
Faculty - Rank to be Determined  
Number of Vacancies
06 - School of Medicine  
Primary Department
Essential Functions (Job Duties)
The Department of Ophthalmology, Visual and Anatomical Sciences at Wayne State University School of Medicine seeks an exemplary faculty member at any rank in the areas of ocular disease, neurosciences, and/or systems biology. Multi-disciplinary investigations of diabetic retinopathy, ocular infectious diseases, retinal cell signaling, optogenetics and glaucoma are of interest. Work in health disparities is particularly encouraged, as well as publications in high impact journals that are peer reviewed.
Successful candidates are expected to develop and sustain a dynamic, externally funded research program and exhibit a commitment to excellence in graduate and medical education.
Train graduate students and post-doctoral fellows.
Some teaching is expected in anatomy courses for undergraduate medical education, such as Histology, Cell Biology and Embryology or Neuroscience.
Service is expected at the School, College and University.
Unique Duties
Service extramurally such as study section for NIH grant review is also anticipated.  
PhD or MD/PhD and a track record of research accomplishments evidenced by external grant funding and high impact publications.
Rank commensurate with credentials.
If MD required must obtain Michigan Medical License.
Preferred Qualifications
Faculty rank commensurate with credentials. Prefer multiple, extramurally funded active grants.  
Testing Requirements
Not Applicable  
Test Scheduling
Working Conditions
Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. Wayne State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  
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Job Category
Faculty and Academic Staff  

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