Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor
The University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applications from outstanding scientists for an assistant professor/associate professor/full professor position in the Department of Biomedical Sciences. Candidates must hold a PhD, DVM, MD or equivalent degree and have a history of publication, past and/or current extramural research funding, collaboration, and a commitment to teaching and training commensurate with experience.
The Department is highly interactive and multidisciplinary with research strengths including cardiovascular, respiratory, and gastrointestinal physiology and pharmacology, exercise biology, reproductive biology, cancer biology, and molecular biology (http://biomed.missouri.edu). The University, with its School of Medicine, Dalton Cardiovascular Research Center, and Bond Life Sciences Center, also provides unique opportunities for collaboration across campus.
Preference will be given to individuals whose research relates to 1) inflammation/immunity, 2) cardiac/vascular, 3) extracellular matrix/fibrosis or 4) exercise. However, exceptional candidates working in any of the Department’s focus areas are encouraged to apply. The position is supported by a generous start-up package, which includes competitive compensation, attractive laboratory space, and access to state-of-the-art core facilities. Appointment as full professor includes appointment to the Alice Johnston Foster Distinguished Professorship in Veterinary Medicine.
Applicants should apply online at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/index.php, job opening #18941.
Please submit a letter of application containing an outline of research interests and teaching philosophy as well as a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of 3 references. Review of applications will begin March 2017 and continue until the position is filled.
The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action, pro-disability and veteran employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.