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Infectious Diseases

Open Faculty Positions

Infectious Diseases Faculty Positions (03-309-1058/1059/1061)

The University of Maryland School of Medicine’s Department of Medicine’s Infectious Diseases Division and the Institute of Human Virology’s Division of Clinical Care is recruiting 3 additional full-time faculty positions to join our growing programs and team of over 40 Infectious Disease physicians.

Each position has a distinct focus outlined below:

  • An HIV focused position will work within our large and dynamic HIV programs based in Baltimore, through the Institute of Human Virology. This position could support only ambulatory clinical responsibilities if preferred.
  • A position focused on Immunocompromised Patients (both solid organ and bone marrow transplantation) at the University of Maryland Medical Center, one of the largest organ transplant programs in the country.
  • A position focused on critical care or surgical infectious disease consultation with a major focus on antimicrobial stewardship. This antimicrobial stewardship program position offers an opportunity for creative development of interventions across multiple care units and hospitals.

There are many opportunities for clinical research throughout the division.  Research interests should coincide with clinical focus. All faculty share responsibilities including providing comprehensive clinical care in both inpatient and outpatient settings, as well as active participation in educational activities directed at fellows, house staff and students.  Our goal is to provide an environment for faculty to successfully develop their academic careers with purposeful mentorship for research and clinical development. The University of Maryland School of Medicine also offers a Clinician Educator Track for academic promotion.  Candidates with strong interest in clinical care and education will find the Infectious Disease Division is a supportive division for diverse academic interests.

Applicants must be board-certified in internal medicine; board eligible or board certified in infectious diseases and eligible to obtain an independent Maryland medical license.  These positions do not support J-visa waivers.

Expected faculty rank for this position is at the level of Assistant Professor or higher, and new fellow graduates are encouraged to apply. 

How to Apply:

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

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 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 and cite specific position number of interest in your correspondence.