Associate Professor/Tenure Track

Location
San Antonio, Texas
Salary
Up to $105,000 per year + benefits
Posted
February 07 2019
Ref
#18001247
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

THE SAM AND ANN BARSHOP INSTITUTE FOR LONGEVITY AND AGING STUDIES

The Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, member of the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at UT Health San Antonio, seeks outstanding candidates for tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Associate Professor to complement existing strengths in aging and metabolism. We are particularly interested in candidates whose research include gerontology and aging- diseases. The successful applicant should have a degree in nutrition and PhD studies in nutrition, exercise, and rehabilitation medicine. The applicant should have a track record of federal research funding to support exercise interventions to improve physical function and metabolism in older adults, stroke survivors, and cancer survivors. The applicant is expected to develop and maintain an extramurally funded research program at the Barshop Institute and Department of Medicine, as well as participate in graduate student training and didactic education.

The Barshop Institute hosts a Training Program (T32) in the Biology of Aging, a Nathan Shock Center of Excellence, a Claude D. Pepper (OAIC) Center and a testing site for the NIA Interventions Testing Program. UT Health San Antonio is affiliated with the San Antonio Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center of the South Texas Veterans Health Care System. We offer highly competitive salaries and an excellent environment for aging research. The city of San Antonio is located just south of the beautiful, scenic Texas Hill Country and offers a wealth of housing, leisure and cultural opportunities.

Interested individuals should apply online at

https://uthscsa.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en&portal=101430233

 and remit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three reference letters.

UT Health San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities. All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.