Tenure Track Faculty Position – Physiology

Midwestern University
Glendale, Arizona (US)
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October 06 2017
Physical Sciences, Other
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Tenure Track Faculty Position – Physiology

The Department of Physiology invites outstanding scientists with a Ph.D., or a professional degree with a research focus, to apply for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor. Didactic lecture experience in physiology courses is highly desired.  Candidates who bring innovative and integrative approaches to physiology research questions and whose research complements existing strengths in the department are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will have a track record of both research and teaching excellence.

Midwestern University is dedicated to the highest standards of academic excellence to meet the educational needs of the healthcare community. This includes exposure of students to research in productive laboratory settings, training the next generation of healthcare professionals, and public outreach to the local community. The position will be supported by laboratory space, competitive salaries, state-of-the-art core facilities, a start-up package and a shared research technician. Additional information about the Department of Physiology can be found at (http://www.midwestern.edu/programs_and_admission/az_osteopathic_medicine/physiology.html).

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a CV, a statement of current and proposed research (1 page), copies of two significant publications, a statement of teaching philosophy (1 page), and the contact information for three references who are able to provide letters of recommendation on the applicant’s behalf. All items should be submitted in a single pdf file online at:

  1.  www.midwestern.edu
  2. In the Quick Links section, select 'employment at MWU'
  3. Under Resources, select 'employment at MWU’
  4. For a list of current openings, select ‘click here’ 
  5. Select Faculty for Category and Arizona for location

Completed applications will be reviewed starting December 15, 2017. Please contact Michael Quinlan, Ph.D., at mquinl@midwestern.edu for further information about the position.

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).