Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona
March 22 2018
Position Type
Full Time
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The University of Arizona Cancer Center (UACC) and the College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmacology are seeking an outstanding scientist to serve as Assistant/Associate/Full Professor with a research focus on cancer drug discovery.

The successful candidate should have a successful track record of scholarly productivity and demonstrated ability to secure independent, peer-reviewed funding (e.g NIH R0l) with a track record of basic or translational research in cancer drug discovery.  The applicant should have a strong focus on chemical-biology as it relates to cancer therapy.  Translational research is strongly supported by the Cancer Center with outstanding shared resources in clinical trials, immunotherapy, biostatistics, bioinformatics, mouse models, and tissue acquisition and analysis. The College of Pharmacy is an essential component of the UACC.  The College has strengths in drug discovery, cancer biology, pharmacology and toxicology and interacts with the four outstanding UACC Research Programs: Therapeutic Development, Cancer Biology, Cancer Imaging, and Cancer Prevention and Control. The University of Arizona has multiple faculty and facilities that will enhance drug discovery efforts including NMR, crystallography, and high throughput screening.    

The University of Arizona Cancer Center (UACC), is a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer through patient care, research and education.

For complete details visit (see job F21349 for Assistant/Associate/Full Professor position).  For full consideration, applications should be received by April 14, 2018.  Review of applications will continue until filled. Salary: Depending on Experience - plus outstanding UA benefits: health, dental & life insurance; vacation, sick leave & holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for employee & qualified family members; access to campus cultural & recreational activities; state retirement plan and more.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, the University of Arizona recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. The University of Arizona is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Arizona is an equal opportunity employer providing equal opportunity for women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities.