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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Nutrition

Open Faculty Positions


Basic/Clinical/Translational Science Investigator for Diabetes/Obesity/Nutrition - (3-309-1099)

This position is for a full-time Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in the Basic/Clinical/Translational scientist track with a focus on diabetes obesity, bone health, or nutrition. The Division of Endocrinology includes 32 full-time research scientists and 13 clinicians. Faculty research programs fall in the areas of pharmacogenomics, adipose biology, developmental genetics, monogenic forms of diabetes, cardioembolic diseases and stroke, and bioinformatics method development, genomics, and animal modeling.  Qualified candidates are expected to contribute to the university's research, teaching, and/or clinical missions, sustain an externally funded individual research program consistent with the Department and School of Medicine's vision, assist in the recruitment of funded investigators, and enhance research opportunities for the division.  Ample time will be protected for research.  Clinical care responsibilities are desired and can be incorporated for the right candidate, provided the candidate is BE/BC in Endocrinology and is eligible for an independent Maryland medical license.  

Successful candidates will be accomplished, federally funded investigators with a strong record of publications and documented experience in teaching, mentoring, and leadership.

How to Apply:

When applying, please submit a cover letter and a current CV including the names and contact information of three references.  Though not required, you are also invited to include a perspective statement on equity, diversity, inclusion and civility. Qualified applicants should apply online using the following link:

https://umb.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=210001OY&lang=en  


Diabetes, Obesity and Nutrition Senior Scientist (Position 3-309-992/993)

The Department of Medicine’s Endocrinology, Diabetes & Nutrition Division at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is recruiting for full-time Associate/full Professor- basic/clinical/translational scientist-investigators with a focus on diabetes, obesity and nutrition.

Clinical care responsibilities are not required, however, can be incorporated for the right candidate, provided the candidate is BE/BC in Endocrinology and is eligible for an independent Maryland medical license. 

Successful candidates will be accomplished, federally funded investigators, with a strong record of publications and documented experience in teaching, mentoring and leadership.  Qualified candidates are expected to contribute to the research, teaching and/or clinical missions of the University, sustain an externally funded individual research program consistent with the Department and School of Medicine’s vision, assist in the recruitment of funded investigators, and enhance research opportunities for the division.  Ample time will be protected for research. 

How To Apply

When applying, please submit a cover letter and a current CV including the names and contact information of three references.  Though not required, you are also invited to include a perspective statement on equity, diversity, inclusion and civility. Qualified applicants should apply online using the following link:  

https://umb.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=210001DH&lang=en


Expected faculty rank for all positions is Assistant Professor or higher, however, final rank, tenure status and salary will be commensurate with candidate’s qualifications and experience. We are proud to offer a competitive salary, medical/dental benefits, disability plans, retirement plans, and more.  UMB was ranked 13th in ‘Forbes’ 2021 America’s Best Large Employers Survey!  The Baltimore-Washington DC area is a highly desirable area to live in with good school systems and outstanding entertainment and recreational opportunities - all within driving distance.  

UMB is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.    We value diversity and how it enriches our academic and scientific community and strive toward cultivating an inclusive environment that supports all employees.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for a disability, for any part of the recruitment process, please contact us at HRJobs@umaryland.edu and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

For additional questions regarding any other issues (after application at the link in the job description), please email facultypostings@som.umaryland.edu and cite specific position number of interest in your correspondence.