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Assistant / Associate or Full Professor In Residence - Fungal Clinical Diagnostic Lab

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 12th, 2019

Last review date: Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology in the School of Medicine at the University of California, Davis, announces a search for a qualified candidate with diagnostic and administrative capabilities to direct the diagnostic activities of a Fungal Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory (currently emphasizes coccidioidomycosis serology). The candidate will be recruited for a full-time position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank in the In Residence series. Appointments to this series are expected to engage in responsibilities that include provision of serologic tests for coccidioidomycosis, reviewing results of serologic tests, providing consultation and managing laboratory staff. This position offers opportunities for biomedical investigations.

Candidates must possess a Ph.D. and be board certified with the American Board of Medical Laboratory Immunology, or the American Board of Medical Microbiology, or be board certified in internal medicine (infectious diseases) or pathology, or any other boards approved under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act or possess an MD. Training in microbiology and immunology and a background in teaching and administration is desirable. Collaborations with clinical and research programs at UC Davis and the UC Davis Medical Center are available.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate that they are legally authorized to work in the United States. The University will not offer sponsorship for this position. For full consideration, applications should be received by July 31, 2019; however, the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2020. Qualified applicants should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research, Statement of Contributions to Diversity and 3-5 letters of recommendation online at

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Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a diversity statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required