Associate/Full Professor

Penn State University

College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Campus City:
Hershey, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
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Penn State College of Medicine
Microbiology and Immunology


The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the Penn State College of Medicine and the Penn State Cancer Institute invite applications from established mid-career or senior scientists engaged in basic and translational studies of cancer immunology and cancer immunotherapy research. The successful candidate will have an established, nationally/internationally recognized and extramurally funded research program focused on innate or adaptive cancer immunology with the potential to develop novel approaches for cancer immunotherapy. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to collaborate with an interactive group of basic science and clinical investigators with expertise in disciplines including immunology, virology, oncology, metabolomics, genomics, and drug discovery ( and State-of-the-art core facilities are available to support cutting edge research in live cell, single cell and genomic analysis and a high-performance computing facility is on site to support big data analytics. Faculty will be expected to participate in the teaching and training of graduate and medical students and contribute to the scientific and educational programs within the Cancer Institute. We offer a collegial research environment, competitive start-up packages and access to excellent trainees through our graduate programs. The Penn State College of Medicine is located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, a family-oriented community with top-ranked schools and convenient access to New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington D.C. Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a description of research interests (about two pages), and contact information for three references.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088