Faculty Tenure Track Faculty, Dermatology
The Department of Dermatology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant, Associate, and/or Full Professor position in the tenure track. Responsibilities include conducting a research program in an area relevant to skin and/or skin disease. Candidates with MD degree may have some patient care responsibilities. Applicants must have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and research.
The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Dermatology and Skin Biology, and is expected to have several years of postdoctoral research experience. Applicants must have an outstanding record of training and publications. Current research interests in the Department include: skin and hair follicle stem cells; skin regenerative biology and wound healing; epigenetic regulation of skin development and homeostasis; signaling and transcriptional regulation of skin and hair follicle development; epidermal differentiation, adhesion and signal transduction; development of three-dimensional human tissue models to study mechanisms governing epithelial homeostasis and progression to invasive carcinoma; mouse models of skin cancer; microRNA functions in the skin; the skin microbiome; basic studies of autoimmune blistering and rheumatologic diseases of skin, impetigo and staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome; basic pathophysiologic and immunologic studies of cutaneous T cell lymphoma; dermatoepidemiology; and clinical trials research.
Philadelphia is a historic city offering a unique blend of centuries-old architecture, vibrant culture and art, diverse lifestyle, outdoors activities, and an outstanding quality of life.
The Perelman School of Medicine is consistently rated as one of the top medical institutions in the United States, and the Dermatology Department has always been at the forefront of academic medicine since its founding in 1874.
Competitive salary, generous benefits and a highly stimulating professional career are hallmarks of this position. Visit https://www.hr.upenn.edu/whypenn for more information.
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.
Apply for this position online at: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g320/d4615