Job ID: 290016228  |  Last Updated: 10/7/2021

Duke Health Seeks Assistant/Associate Director of Microbiology Laboratory

Duke Health
Durham, NC
Applicant Contact
Jessica Ward
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

The Duke University Department of Pathology is seeking a highly motivated individual to join the faculty of the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory and ACGME-accredited Medical Microbiology Fellowship training program.

The successful candidate will serve as a Director of one or multiple laboratory sections, depending on expertise, and work closely with the other faculty to advance the clinical, research, and educational mission of the Duke Clinical Microbiology Laboratory and Duke Health. This is a non-tenure track position with academic rank and salary based on experience.

The candidate must have an M.D., Ph.D., or M.D. / Ph.D and be board-certified or board-eligible in Medical Microbiology by either the American Board of Pathology or American Board of Medical Microbiology. Expertise in bacteriology, antimicrobial susceptibility testing, or molecular diagnostics including next generation sequencing are particularly sought. Post-fellowship clinical laboratory leadership experience is preferred. Candidates should have a demonstrated record of academic achievement through independent or collaborative research and scholarly publications, or have an interest in pursuing academic activities. Experience with clinical trials and clinical / translational research is beneficial.

The greater Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill offers wide-ranging options in housing and choices for active outdoor and social lives. The Research Triangle Park, a globally prominent high-tech research and development center conceived around the three academic centers in the region, has made the area culturally diverse, economically resilient, and nationally recognized as an excellent place to live and work.

Interested candidates should submit CV and Letter of Interest via

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individuals age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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