DUTIES : The successful applicant will be expected to establish and maintain an extramurally-funded competitive research program and to participate in teaching and service duties within the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Medicine and the Faculty of Medicine.
He / She will be an active member of the vibrant research community of the Department and contribute to its strong academic renown.
REQUIREMENTS : The candidate must hold a PhD or MD-PhD degree. He / she must develop an established line of research in respiratory virology supported by competitive funding and resulting in publications in leading international journals.
Priority will be given to candidates working in the field of clinically relevant viruses allowing interactions with the Centers for Emerging Viral Diseases and Vaccinology, with the aim of strengthening translational research.
Candidates proposing innovative approaches to study virus-host interactions, mechanisms of viral pathogenesis, or other areas of fundamental virology are particularly encouraged to apply.
STARTING DATE : April 1st 2022, or according to agreement.