Tenure Track Assistant Professor
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Pharmacology invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at the level of Assistant Professor. The department has a long history of outstanding accomplishments in studying cellular regulatory mechanisms using multidisciplinary approaches, including biochemistry, genetics, structural biology, chemical biology, and a variety of model organisms. The Department currently has strong research programs in cell signaling, metabolism, cell cycle regulation, organelle trafficking, cancer biology, and parasite biology. We are particularly interested in outstanding candidates who wish to study molecular mechanisms of fundamental biological processes. UT Southwestern provides a highly collaborative research community with unparalleled access to state-of-the-art core facilities and infrastructure.
Competitive applicants must have a relevant Ph.D. or M.D. degree and postdoctoral training, and show promise of developing a vibrant, independent research program. Exceptional candidates will be eligible for a position in the Endowed Scholars program (www.utsouthwestern.edu/endowedscholars) and as a Cancer Preventive Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) Scholar (http://www.cprit.state.tx.us).
Please submit Curriculum Vitae, research plan (3 page limit), and three letters of recommendation to:
Preference will be given to applications received by November 1,2017, but applications will be accepted after this date.
UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.