Assistant Professor - Pharmacology

Glendale, Arizona
July 16 2014
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type

Midwestern University is a private, not-for-profit organization that provides graduate and postgraduate education in the health sciences.  The University has two campuses, one in Downers Grove, Illinois and the other in Glendale, Arizona. Over 6,000 full-time students are enrolled in graduate programs in Osteopathic Medicine, Dental Medicine, Pharmacy, Physician Assistant Studies, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Nurse Anesthesia, Cardiovascular Perfusion, Podiatry, Optometry, Clinical Psychology, Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Over 500 full-time faculty and 400 staff members are dedicated to the education and development of our students in an environment that encourages learning, respect of all members of the health care team, service and inter-disciplinary scholarly activity and personal growth.

The Glendale, Arizona Campus, located 15 miles northwest of downtown Phoenix, is 145 acres with state of the art facilities in a peaceful setting.

The Department of Pharmacology, Midwestern University, Glendale, Arizona seeks highly qualified applicants for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level to teach in the Veterinary Medicine program. Applicants must hold a DVM degree. A PhD and relevant post-doctoral experience are highly desirable. Training in veterinary pharmacology, coupled with a strong interest in teaching, is required. Applicants will be expected to teach pharmacology in the veterinary medical program as well as in other professional health care programs, to mentor students and to develop an independent research program capable of attracting external funding. 

Please send detailed curriculum vitae, description of research plans, and a statement detailing teaching philosophy to:

Dr. Pamela Potter, Department of Pharmacology, AZCOM, Midwestern University
19555 North 59th Avenue
Glendale, Arizona, 85308. 

Also please apply online at

      1.      Visit

      2.      In the Quick Links section, select “Employment at MWU”

      3.      Select “Employment Opportunities”

      4.      Select “Faculty” for job category, “Arizona” for location and click “Search”.

      5.      Your online application should include a cover letter and curriculum vitae with the names and contact   information of at least three professional references.

Midwestern University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate against an employee or applicant based upon race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or veterans status, in accord with 41 C.F.R. 60-1.4(a), 250.5(a), 300.5(a) and 741.5(a).   We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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