Assistant Professor-Tenure Track

New Orleans, Louisiana
July 04 2019
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Assistant Professor-Tenure Track

The Department of Pharmacology at Tulane University School of Medicine is currently recruiting faculty members with a Ph.D. or equivalent degree for tenure-track position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor. Areas of preferred expertise include Vascular Biology, Mitochondrial Biology, and Neuroscience.

This position will be supported by significant laboratory space, competitive salaries and excellent start-up packages. The requirements for Assistant Professor include a minimum of two years of postdoctoral research experience and for Associate Professor a minimum of three years of experience at the level of Assistant Professor and a NIH R01 or other significant extramural funding.

The successful candidate is expected to develop and maintain a research program related to cardiovascular disease that is complimentary to the department's strengths, using pharmacology principles, theories, concepts, methods and techniques in order to design studies, manage projects and carry out investigations. Additionally, the candidate must maintain scholarly activity.   Teaching duties will include delivery of lectures to graduate and medical students as well as participation in active learning sessions of graduate and medical students.   The candidate will be required to provide service to the department and institution by serving on committees.  Additionally, specific duties and distribution of effort in teaching, research, and service duties will be determined by the Department Chair and subject to change based on the needs of the department.

Tulane University is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to qualified persons without regard to race, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, veteran’s status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state or local law.

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