Faculty Professor Assistant - Full-Time
- University of Pittsburgh, Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology
- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
- Commensurate with experience
- Closing date
- Apr 29, 2023
- Life Sciences, Biology, Pharmacology, Structural Biology, Physical Sciences, Chemistry, Signal Transduction
- Job Type
- Organization Type
Faculty Professor Assistant - Full-Time
Med-Pharmacology and Chemical Biology - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (23000859)
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology
Faculty Position Opening:
The Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. Outstanding scientists with research expertise broadly related to cardiovascular pharmacology and chemical biology are highly encouraged to apply. Ideal candidates would expand current Department programs including GPCR signaling, signal transduction, structural biology, ion channel biology, neuropharmacology, and cancer pharmacology. Outstanding opportunities exist for collaboration with both basic and physician-scientists, a broad array of departments, as well as those having joint appointments in the Vascular Medicine Institute, Brain Institute, Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases, and the Hillman Cancer Institute. Applicants should be highly collaborative and envision integrating with allied researchers and physician-scientist teams in basic and clinical departments. Applicants will be expected to seek and maintain a high level of extramural support, participate in the teaching of medical and graduate students, and mentor both graduate students and Ph.D. or MD postdoctoral fellows.
Successful candidates will join a vibrant, diverse, and collaborative Top 10 department based in a Top 3 NIH-funded University that provides excellent opportunities for continuing career development, as well as excellent laboratory space, core facilities, and startup support. A Ph.D. in Pharmacology or a related discipline (i.e. biochemistry, physiology, pathology, etc.) and/or an M.D. degree is required. Additionally, an established track record of extramural funding and excellence in research productivity is highly desired. The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer for minorities, all genders, veterans, and the disabled, all of whom are strongly encouraged to apply. Please apply to the position at Join.Pitt.edu (Requisition 23000859) no later than May 1, 2023.
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Please attach a three-page summary of research accomplishments/future goals, and names of three references as a single PDF file.
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Assignment Category Full-time regular
Required Attachments Curriculum Vitae
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