Director, Bsl Iii Laboratory Wanted In Washington

Published 2017-12-26
Expires 2019-06-20
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Director, Bsl Iii Laboratory Wanted In Washington
United-states, District of Columbia, Washington,
Published December 26, 2017

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Occupation: Director, bsl iii laboratory

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Posting Number: F001259

Rank: Professor, Associate Professor

Discipline: Public Health

Contract Type: With Tenure, Tenure Track

Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements
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Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search

Proposed Start Date: 07/01/2018

Position Description Summary

The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health seeks a faculty
member to join in the expansion of vibrant, interdisciplinary research and training programs in the laboratory sciences. We have a
tenure-track or tenured faculty position open at the associate or full professor level.

The School of Public Health has laboratory
facilities in a brand new state of the art Science and Engineering Hall located in the heart of the GW Foggy Bottom campus (see rel="noopener" href=""
target="_blank"> The facilities include a fully certified class="caps">BSL III laboratory.

In addition to the expansive laboratory space on campus, many
opportunities exist to establish partnerships with university-wide laboratory science initiatives in areas such as computational biology and
genomics and with research centers of excellence at GW and in the Washington DC area, including GW's Virginia Science and Technology Campus,
the GW Computational Biology Institute, Children's National Medical Center, the National Institute of Science and Technology, Howard Hughes
Medical Institute Janelia Farm Research Campus, INOVA hospital system, the Sabin Institute, Naval Research
Laboratory, the Smithsonian, and the National Institutes of Health intramural research programs.

Specific Duties and

We are seeking a faculty member who will serve as the BSL class="caps">III Laboratory Director. The faculty member will be expected to engage in teaching, mentoring, and service; to have
extramurally funded research; to lead investigations in a (BSL III) laboratory and to
grow the research profile of this laboratory.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must have a PhD, MD, ScD, DrPH, or
equivalent in a health sciences related discipline and a demonstrated track record of scholarly publications, extramural funding, and
teaching and mentoring. We seek a faculty member with demonstrated experience specific to the public health laboratory sciences, including
nutrition sciences, molecular biology, epidemiology, toxicology and exposure sciences, immunology and infectious diseases, microbiology,
virology, and epigenetics. Investigative experience in conducting and managing investigations specific to agents requiring a Biological
Safety Level III laboratory is required.

Special Instructions to Applicants

should apply online and upload a cover letter discussing specific qualifications and research interests, and a current curriculum vitae.

Review of applications will begin on January 22, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be

For further information about the Milken Institute School of Public Health at The George Washington University, please
see For questions relating to this opportunity, please contact Milken Institute School of Public Health Office of
Faculty Affairs at [email protected].

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Background Screening
Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire.

EEO Statement

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully
discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran
status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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