The Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at Indiana University School of Medicine (https://medicine.iu.edu/departments/pharmacology-toxicology/) is accepting applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank. We seek a dedicated scientist who will bolster our diverse research portfolio, adding to our strengths in cancer biology, neurodegeneration, drug abuse, neurotoxicology, infectious disease and pathogenesis. Candidates conducting cutting-edge research in any of these areas and employing state-of-the-art methods/models in biochemistry, cellular signaling, or epigenetics and gene expression are especially encouraged to apply. Successful applicants are expected to have or obtain external grant support, and participate in teaching pharmacology-based courses to graduate and medical students.
Academic credentials and existing extramural grant support will determine faculty rank. Highly competitive start-up packages are available including ample laboratory space. The scientific environment at the School of Medicine and in the Department is highly interactive and productive with ties on campus to other Basic Science and Clinical Departments, as well as Research Centers and Institutes. Outstanding core facilities are also available.
At the IU School of Medicine, we offer focused, systematic and sustained programs that are aligned with three foundational pillars of diversity and inclusion: representational diversity, inclusive working and learning environment, and cultural competence. Therefore, we are looking for applicants who can help ensure all our mission areas are inclusive and equitable.
The IU School of Medicine provides concierge and dual career services to assist new faculty with their personal or family's relocation needs. Evaluation of applications will start in December and continue until position is filled.
Doctorate or Terminal degree is required. Candidates should hold a Ph.D., M.D., or M.D./Ph.D. and demonstrate a record of productive and quality research.
Department Contact for Questions:
Interested applicants should apply through this job posting link and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, description of research goals, and names and contact information for three references. For questions or comments, you may contact the Department Chair via email through email@example.com.
OAA #: IUSM009432016
Internal Number: 10057
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