The Mary and Dick Holland Regenerative Medicine Program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) invites applications for faculty positions of any rank on a continuous basis. The Regenerative Medicine Program focuses on novel translational approaches that will strengthen UNMC's already renowned research curriculum. By uniting interdisciplinary researchers, we seek to work collaboratively to advance our research into new, life-saving cures in 21st-century medicine.
The ideal applicant should have a Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent degree with postdoctoral training in a related field such as developmental biology, bioengineering, cell biology. Independent research goals should be in the fields of tissue engineering, extracellular matrix or any regenerative medicine research associated field. Candidates should have a successful record of research accomplishments including publications, presentations and extramural funding. The candidate will be expected to establish an innovative, extramurally funded research program, including carrying out and publishing original research as well as contributing to teaching and service activities within the University. This person will work collaboratively with other scientists throughout UNMC and the University of Nebraska system. Applications are now being accepted online at http://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/40293. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
The Regenerative Medicine Program under the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research has approximately 25,000 square feet of laboratory space and administrative areas. The space includes fully updated, state of the art research and engineering equipment. The position offers competitive compensation, as well as a generous start up package. The Community - Vibrant Omaha Metro of 840,000+ residents has perfect blend of big-city amenities and Midwest hospitality - Voted one of America's
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska.Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges and two institutes, serving about 3,700 students in more than two dozen programs. Our primary care program was recently ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our physician assistant program was ranked ninth. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country. ... Major Units: College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Graduate College, College of Allied Health Professions, Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute.