Assistant Professor, Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Employer
Rutgers University
Location
Piscataway, New Jersey
Salary
To be determined
Posted
September 28 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

Assistant Professor

Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in the Department of Pharmacology of Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

We seek outstanding candidates (PhD, MD, or equivalent advanced degree) with demonstrated excellence and productivity in emerging areas of experimental biomedical science.

The successful candidate will establish and sustain an externally funded research program, implement new approaches and methodologies, and share their expertise with a community of colleagues dedicated to the success of new faculty. Commitment to excellence in teaching and mentoring medical and graduate students is expected.

Rutgers is a leading national research university and the state of New Jersey’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. The University offers collaborative opportunities with multiple centers and institutes of excellence, access to interdisciplinary PhD-level graduate training programs, modern research core facilities, and a competitive salary and start-up package.

The Piscataway/New Brunswick campus is situated in central New Jersey with easy access to the New York City and Philadelphia metropolitan centers. The region is home to world-class universities, numerous pharmaceutical and biotech research facilities and corporate headquarters. Central New Jersey offers vibrant and diverse cultural activities, excellent public and private schools, and opportunities to live in urban, suburban or small town settings within a short distance of campus.

Applicants should apply online at https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/52404 by submitting the following documents by December 1, 2017: (1) a letter of interest directed to the Faculty Search Committee; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a one-page statement describing important contributions to science in lay terms; (4) a two-page vision of future research plans; and (5) contact information for at least three references.

Rutgers University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.