Requisition ID:  12828

Research Professor

Job Summary

Research Professor in the Department of Comparative Pathobiology  and PI4D


PhD in Biological Sciences. 10+ years in an independent academic position


Under the direction of the Department Head of Comparative Pathobiology and the Director of PI4D, the Research Professor will be responsible for:

Develop an independent, extramurally funded research program, in Comparative Pathobiology and in PI4D with focus on Infectious diseases and immunity. The Research Professor will be expected to lead multi-investigator teams in obtaining corporate, federal, and foundation funding.

The Research Professor will be expected to publish the results of their research, file patents, and make public presentations as appropriate.

This faculty member will be expected to participate in mentoring CPB Graduate Students and Junior Faculty as well as graduate student training.  Member would also participate in regular CPB Faculty meetings and research seminars.

Job Family

Faculty -Clinical Research 

Job Sub Family

Clinical - Research

Employee Class


Career Stream

Faculty 4

Benefits Eligibility



FLSA Status

  • Purdue University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and the Department of Comparative Pathobiology are committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity, equity, and inclusion. The College and the department value, nurture and respect all members of its community, and ensure an environment of inclusive excellence where all students, faculty, and staff are inspired and empowered to achieve their full potential.


Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette