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The Department of Medicine of the University of Southern California is seeking a distinguished physician-scientist to serve as Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases with an academic appointment as Associate or Professor of Medicine. Applicants should have an established record of extra-mural research funding, administrative and educational leadership experience along with clinical expertise in infectious diseases practice.Â
Applicants will be expected to establish a research program with substantial peer reviewed funding, and facilitate interdisciplinary research across the Department, School, and University. Applicants should have a national and international reputation of excellence, with recognition for hers/his expertise in the field. Considered applicants will have a record of exemplary professionalism, mentorship, demonstrated understanding of the academic medicine mission, and ability to work closely with the Chair in this leadership role.
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.Â Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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