Assistant Professor

Georgetown University
Washington D.C.
September 07 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Assistant Professor

The Georgetown University Medical Center Department of Pharmacology & Physiology is seeking outstanding candidates for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor.  The starting date will be between January 1, 2019 and July 1, 2019, depending on the needs of the candidate. The Department of Pharmacology & Physiology at Georgetown has a long record of excellence with a consistent research focus on neuroscience-related topics. 

Applicants should hold a Ph.D or MD/Ph.D degrees and demonstrate a strong history of scholarly activity and accomplishments in neuropharmacology, neurophysiology or neuroscience.

The person in this position will be expected to develop a strong independent research program, secure extramural funding, collaborate with others in the department and institution, teach medical and graduate students, as well as mentor thesis and post-doctoral students.

The Department provides a dynamic, interactive and supportive environment in which to develop and pursue research and new ideas. In addition to ongoing research in the department, we maintain close collaborations with the Department of Neuroscience. Graduate trainees in our Department come from several departmental MS programs, a departmental PhD program in Pharmacology, and an Interdisciplinary PhD Program in Neuroscience

Individuals employing cutting edge approaches at the systems or circuit level are likewise encouraged to apply. 

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  Applications from women and minorities are particularly welcome.

Prospective candidates should submit by e-mail the following as one (1) PDF:

A letter of interest

A personal statement including experience and research plans

Their curriculum vitae with list of publications (preferably with electronic links)

Their grant funding history

In addition please send the names, email addresses and phone numbers of three professional references.

Please e-mail all materials to Ms. Natalie Hubbard:

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