Assistant Professor, Medicinal Chemistry

Kingston, Rhode Island
not specified
September 24 2013
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type

The Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Rhode Island invites applications for a tenure-track position in Medicinal Chemistry at the rank of Assistant Professor, with anticipated appointment in as early as Spring 2014. The successful candidate will have a research focus and strong background in medicinal chemistry. The department houses a NIH supported state-of-the-art analytical core instrument facility and NMR facility in the recently opened $75M College of Pharmacy building. Establish and maintain a sustainably-funded research program in a scientific area related to medicinal chemistry. Research areas may include, but are not limited to: organic synthesis, drug discovery, chemical genetics and chemical and synthetic biology complementary/synergistic to existing expertise in the department. Teach courses in the Doctor of Pharmacy, B.S. Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Graduate Programs. Serve on departmental, college, university and extramural committees. Visit the URI jobs website at: to apply and view complete details for job posting # (6001248).   Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.  Please attach (PDF) the following to your electronic Faculty Profile application: 1) Letter of application, 2) CV which includes the names and contact information for 3 professional references, 3) An "other" document which provides a concise description of research accomplishments and future research plans (5 pages), and 4) a one-page statement outlining teaching philosophy and interests.   Only online applications will be accepted.  The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer and values diversity.