The Division of Translational Medicine and Human Genetics in the Department of Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant Professor positions in the tenure track.
Teaching responsibilities may include teaching medical students within the clinical setting and participation as an active member of one or more Penn graduate groups.
Clinical responsibilities may include seeing patients in the outpatient setting and as an attending on an inpatient consult service.
Research or scholarship responsibilities may include establishing an innovative, independent research program in human genetics, genomic medicine, and/or translational science that will attract and maintain extramural funding from various sources.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: UPEN-592.1
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