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A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Due to restrictions of the T32 funding mechanism, only U.S. citizens or permanent residents are eligible to apply.

Mission Statement

The University of Michigan Health System improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Responsibilities*

An NIH T32-funded postdoctoral fellowship is available in the Department of Dermatology and affiliated departments. A training opportunity exists in the genetics and immunology of inflammatory skin diseases. A successful candidate will possess MD, PhD, or MD/PhD degrees with relevant life sciences and/or statistical training and will be interested in a career in dermatology/cutaneous immunology research under the joint mentorship of Drs. AC Billi (acbilli@med.umich.edu) and JE Gudjonsson (johanng@med.umich.edu).

Information about the Training Program is available at:

https://medicine.umich.edu/dept/dermatology/research/research-training/postdoctoral-training-grant

Research descriptions for U-M faculty are available online at:

https://experts.umich.edu/discover/experts_publication

Required Qualifications*

  • Previous laboratory experience during or after graduate training
  • Successful candidates will possess MD, PhD, or MD/PhD degrees with relevant life sciences training, and will be interested in a career in Dermatology/cutaneous biology research.
  • Due to restrictions associated with the funding mechanism, only U.S. citizens or permanent residents are eligible to apply

Desired Qualifications*

  • Background in cell biology, molecular biology, genetics, or other life sciences

Work Schedule

40 hours per week, schedule to be determined in compliance with COVID safety policies limiting lab occupancy.

 

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days.  The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.