Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences

Position ID: 36900
Location
Institution: 
University of Georgia
College/Div/School: 
College of Pharmacy
Department: 
Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences
Position Description
PVA#: 
201700426
New Position?: 
Yes
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 

 

Position Information

Faculty Rank Open Rank (Tenure Track)
Posting Number 2017_00426F
Official Title Open Rank (Tenure Track)
Working Title Assistant/Associate Professor in Dept. Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences
Title Code 55194
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Department PHARMACEUTICAL & BIOMED SCIENC
Job Summary

Job Description:
TWO Tenure-track positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor level with a particular interest in individuals who employ chemical, biochemical, genetic, computational, molecular and cellular, or pharmaceutical techniques to develop new therapeutics, study drug functions and metabolism, or improve treatments for diseases.

The Department offers a unique multidisciplinary environment with strengths in medicinal chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacology, toxicology, pharmacokinetics, pharmaceutical analysis, cancer and neurosciences. Strong research resources include new state-of-the-art facilities, a generous start-up package, and a PhD-granting graduate program.

Candidates at the Assistant Professor level are required to have a PhD, MD or equivalent in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology, Synthetic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Neuroscience or related disciplines. Candidates at the Associate Professor level are required to have the same as above with at least 4 years at the rank of Assistant Professor, currently an Associate Professor or equivalent experience. Successful candidates are expected to have a significant record of publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals to establish and maintain a competitive extramurally-funded research program and have a commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications

Assistant Professor – PhD, MD or equivalent in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology, Synthetic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Neuroscience or related disciplines and at least 1 year of postdoctoral training or equivalent experience.
Associate Professor – Same as above with at least 4 years at the rank of Assistant Professor, currently an Associate Professor or equivalent experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Successful candidates are expected to have a significant record of publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals, to establish and maintain a competitively extramurally-funded research program and have a commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Posting Date 08/01/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area
Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
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CIP Discipline Code: 
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Biomedical Sciences, General
Degree Levels: 
Doctorate
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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