Assistant/Associate Professor in Pharmacology

Location
Fargo, North Dakota
Salary
85,000+benefits
Posted
August 22 2017
Ref
PSCI
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

Assistant/Associate Professor in Pharmacology

The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at North Dakota State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor, with appointment beginning on or after August 15, 2018. Candidates must hold a doctoral degree in pharmacology, physiology, or closely related field, have at least two years of postdoctoral experience with a strong record of scholarship, and possess good interpersonal skills and effective written and oral communication skills. Preference will be given to applicants with training and research expertise in cancer (e.g., cancer biology, animal tumor models, pancreatic cancer, cancer genetics),  or other areas that complement existing department strengths. The successful candidate will be expected to establish an externally funded research program, teach and mentor graduate students, and participate in team-taught pharmacology courses offered to professional pharmacy students.  A highly competitive salary will be provided commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Currently, the fast growing department has 13 faculty members, 30 doctoral students and 6 post-doctoral fellows/research associates, and participates in an NIH-funded ($11 million) Center of Biomedical Research Excellence in Pancreatic Cancer. Fargo is a rapidly growing city with renowned organizations such as Sanford Health, Microsoft Corp., and Deere & Company (John Deere). Additional information about the Department and University can be obtained at www.ndsu.edu/pharmsci/.

Application deadline is October 30th, 2017, or thereafter until the position is filled. Submit electronically resume, description of research interests and future plans, statement of teaching philosophy, and names and contact information of three references to:  http://jobs.ndsu.edu/postings/8411. For further information, please contact:    Dr. Kristine Steffen, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, e-mail: Kristine.Steffen@ndsu.edu or 701-231-5177.

 

NDSU is an equal opportunity institution. Women and traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.