The Department of Dermatology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure research track. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of clinical epidemiology or related discipline and have excellent qualifications in research. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research and education.
Residents or fellows can elect for formal training at the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine with mentoring by faculty members who have appointments in both the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and the Department of Dermatology
Research in epidemiology and related areas of cutaneous malignancies and dysplasias (melanoma, keratinocyte carcinomas (BCC and SCC), cutaneous lymphomas, dysplastic nevi, actinic keratosis, etc), and teledermatology.
The focus will be on the role of inflammatory skin disease in aging, patterns and predictors of long-term inflammatory skin disease activity, and the genetic epidemiology of atopic dermatitis. Research will be performed under the mentorship of Katrina Abuabara, MD, MA, MSCE.
University of Colorado Dermatology Research Fellowship through the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Diversity Supplement Description Drs. Robert Dellavalle and Barbara Walkosz have been awarded an R01 grant entitled Sun Safety Ink! R01CA206569 (Walkosz and Dellavalle).