Faculty Position in Pharmacology and Chemical Biology

Houston, Texas (US)
Competitive salary and benefit package
November 20 2020
Position Type
Full Time
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Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service. Located in the Texas Medical Center, BCM offers a highly interactive environment and a strong infrastructure for research. The Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology is focused on using small molecules and biologics to understand and modify disease-relevant cellular processes. The Department invites applications from outstanding scientists for a tenure track position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank. The successful candidate will possess or develop an independent, funded research program in drug discovery, chemical biology, protein design and engineering or other areas broadly relevant to pharmacology. The candidate will supervise graduate students and postdoctoral fellows and contribute to the educational programs in the Department and College. Candidates should have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and postdoctoral experience as well as a strong record of research accomplishments. Competitive compensation and a generous start up package will be provided. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, summary of research accomplishments, statement of research interests, and the names of three references as a single PDF to pharmacology@bcm.edu. Review of applications will begin in December 2020, and continue until the position is filled. Diversity among BCM’s students, trainees, faculty and staff is a prerequisite to accomplishing BCM’s institutional mission, and to maintaining the highest standards in training for healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, scientific innovation, and patient-centered care. BCM is committed to ensuring equal opportunity for all qualified persons without taking into account race, color, national origin, creed, sex, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, veteran status or disability unrelated to job requirements.