Tenure-Track Associate Professor in Cardiovascular Research
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
The Department of Physiology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) (https://www.uthsc.edu/physiology/) invites applications from and nominations of nationally-recognized individuals for the position of Tenure-Track Associate Professor in Cardiovascular Research. The Department of Physiology at UTHSC was recently ranked top tenth of all Physiology Departments in North America for total research funding. We are particularly interested in candidates with active research programs that complement existing departmental strengths in cardiac and vascular diseases, diabetes, ion channel physiology, and mitochondrial biology.
This position comes with a competitive start-up package. The qualified candidate should have an excellent record of research accomplishments and national funding. The primary duties of this position are to maintain a vigorous, creative, externally funded research program, teach physiology to medical, dental, and graduate students, and provide service to the university and communities. The successful candidate will have an outstanding opportunity to take advantage of the exceptional opportunities and excellent resources available in the Department of Physiology, division of cardiology, UTHSC campus, and local and statewide hospitals to develop collaborative research programs.
UTHSC is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Women and minorities are particularly encouraged to apply.
Applicants must have a PhD, MD, or equivalent degree. Applicants should submit a cover letter of interest, complete CV, summary of research accomplishments and goals, and names and contact information of three references via the UTHSC Taleo system (https://ut.taleo.net/careersection/uthsc_faculty/jobdetail.ftl?job=220000002I&tz=GMT-06%3A00&tzname=America%2FChicago)
Please also send the application in a single PDF file to Miranda Smith
(firstname.lastname@example.org). Please direct any questions to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Zheng Fan (email@example.com). The position will remain open until filled.
The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA employer.