Department of Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology
Morsani College of Medicine
University of South Florida, Tampa Bay
The Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor levels. A doctoral degree in medical or biomedical sciences is required. Applicants must demonstrate a strong record of academic accomplishments with NIH-supported research programs. Expertise in neuroscience, cardiovascular, splanchnic organ system, metabolism and inflammation/immunology research areas is preferred, with an emphasis on the study of molecular, cellular and systemic mechanisms. Applicants must also demonstrate a history of medical school teaching excellence and are expected to have outstanding verbal communication skills.
The Department consists of 22 core faculty members with strong research expertise in circulation physiology, cardiorespiratory diseases, metabolic/renal disease, systems neurophysiology and neurodegenerative disorders. Investigators have access to state-of-the-art core laboratories in microscopic and molecular imaging, electrophysiology, histology, animal facilities, genomics and proteomics. Opportunities are available for interaction with USF Heart Institute, Byrd Institute, and Center for Drug Discovery and Innovation. Additional information about the Department and faculty is available at http://health.usf.edu/medicine/mpp/index.htm
We offer generous laboratory space, substantial start-up packages, and competitive salaries. The Tampa metropolitan area is rapidly developing and provides a culturally diverse environment with a tropical climate.
Candidates should send their curriculum vitae that include previous and current research funding, teaching experience, a statement of research plans, and the names/contact information of three references in a single PDF to: Victoria Mothershed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
USF Health is committed to increasing its diversity and will give individual consideration to qualified applicants for this position with experience in ethnically diverse settings, who possess varied language skills, or who have a record of experience that support/benefit diverse communities or teaching a diverse student population. The University of South Florida is an EO/EA/AA Employer. For disability accommodations, contact Bridget Shields at (813) 974-2543 a minimum of five working days in advance. According to FL law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public.