Available Faculty Positions


Tufts University School of Medicine hires faculty for its four basic science departments and for the Department of Public Health & Community Medicine. Faculty in most of our clinical departments are typically recruited by our affiliated hospitals.

Tufts University, founded in 1852, prioritizes quality teaching, highly competitive basic and applied research and a commitment to active citizenship locally, regionally and globally. Tufts University also prides itself on creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community. Current and prospective employees of the university are expected to have and continuously develop skill in, and disposition for, positively engaging with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students.

Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff and fostering their success when hired. Members of underrepresented groups are welcome and strongly encouraged to apply. If you are an applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please contact us by calling Johny Laine in the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) at 617.627.3298 or at Johny.Laine@tufts.edu. Applicants can learn more about requesting reasonable accommodations at http://oeo.tufts.edu.

Current Faculty Searches

The Department of Integrative Physiology & Pathobiology is currently seeking candidates for faculty positions. Candidates must be outstanding scientists in the field of inflammation and its role in systemic and localized diseases.

Tenure-track faculty positions (all levels) pdf

Assistant/Associate Professor, Division of Medical Education pdf

PhD Training at Sackler


Our faculty actively participate in PhD training programs based at the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences.

Vice Provost for Research

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The Office of the Vice Provost for Research provides support to faculty and trainees related to grant applications and submissions.