Professor or Associate Professor in Pharmaceutical Sciences at Washington State University

Spokane, WA; Washington State University Health Sciences
Commensurate with qualifications and experience; competitive benefits package
October 15 2018
Position Type
Full Time
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The College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Washington State University (WSU) in Spokane, WA, invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor (commensurate with experience) in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences (see link Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences).

The successful candidates will be expected to maintain vibrant, extramurally-funded research programs in the general areas of drug discovery, pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics, metabolism/pharmacogenomics, or drug delivery and nanotechnology. Specific research interests for the department include studies of substance abuse, natural product drug interactions, cancer, cardiovascular disease, and inflammatory disease. The successful candidates will also be expected to mentor graduate students and fellows and to teach pharmaceutical sciences within the professional and graduate curricula.

Applicants must have an advanced degree (PhD, PharmD, and/or MD in Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biological Sciences, or a related discipline) and must possess a track record of accomplishment demonstrating outstanding scholarly activities. Applicants should have active, nationally recognized, extramurally funded research programs.

At the time of application, please be prepared to submit the following materials: 1) A cover letter describing your professional goals, relevant academic preparation, and experience; 2) A current curriculum vitae; 3) A statement of research interests; and 4) A statement of teaching/mentoring philosophy.

The screening of applications will begin on December 1, 2018 and continue until a suitable candidate has been identified for each position. Inquiries only may be directed to Salah Ahmed, Chair of Search Committee, via email:

Please see complete position announcement and apply at  

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.