Current Opportunities

Tenure-Track Cardiovascular Genetics Physician-Scientist

The University of Iowa’s Francois M. Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center (ACRC) is recruiting a physician-scientist or scientist at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Tenure Track to join a group of investigators with interest and expertise in cardiovascular genetics. The successful candidate will have a faculty appointment in a corresponding clinical and/or basic science department with opportunity for clinical activity commensurate with his or her expertise and interests.  The successful candidate will be a member of this Program and will be expected to work collaboratively with other members, with the goal of submitting multi-PI and program project grants. The successful candidate will be expected to participate actively in the University of Iowa Genetics Cluster, which is a multidisciplinary initiative in genetics research and education.

 For more information on this opportunity, click on requisition # 67283 at jobs.uiowa.edu.


Tenure-Track Nurse Faculty in Genetics/Genomic

The University of Iowa (UI) College of Nursing is seeking applications for a tenure-track faculty position for junior or senior faculty in nursing with a focus in genetics/genomics to develop or expand a research program in genetics/genomics.  As a major research university, we are well positioned to support faculty candidates who have existing or development research programs of study to support the mission of the college and contribute to the teaching, research, and services initiatives to advance Genetics.  The University of Iowa College of Nursing is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in achieving our education, research, service and practice missions.  The College of Nursing’s commitment to diversity is a shared value as demonstrated through our Pillars of Diversity. 

This recruitment is part of a Provost-supported cluster hire initiative at the University of Iowa.  Genetics, both as a basic science and in clinical practice, plays a critical and highly visible role in advancing personalized medicine and public health.  Genetics will be the basis of future research unraveling the connections between our DNA sequences and our risks for clinical disease and will provide a national basis for prevention, intervention and cure.  Genetics transcends departments, colleges and disciplines and generates both needs and services in the basic sciences, health care, bioethics, law bioinformatics and communications.  The successful candidate for this position will teach in the undergraduate and graduate programs, in the College, participate in the interdisciplinary activities of the Genetics Cluster Initiative, and provide the liaison between the College of Nursing faculty with research activities related to genetics and genomics and the genetics cluster. 

For more information on this opportunity, click on requisition # 69769 at jobs.uiowa.edu.