Assistant Scientist

May 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Assistant Scientist

Job Description:

The Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy (POP) in the University of Florida College of Pharmacy (COP) invites applications for a full-time, 12-month position at the rank of Assistant Scientist (non-tenure track). The successful applicant will have a commitment to excellence in research.

The successful applicants will work in the research team of Dr. Almut Winterstein. The incumbent will support ongoing research projects, both operationally and scientifically, publish manuscripts and collaborate or lead new applications for research funding. A small proportion of time will be devoted to teaching in the department’s graduate program.

Advertised Salary:

Commensurate with education and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in a scientific discipline. Criminal Background Check Required.

 Preferred Qualifications:   Special Instructions to Applicants:

The Search Committee will accept applications through May 24, 2017. Applications will be reviewed starting May 25, 2017.

Applicants should submit online: (1) a letter of interest; (2) a CV; and (3) contact information for at least three professional references. Questions may be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Richard Segal, UF College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy, PO Box 100496, Gainesville, FL 32610.


The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

Applications must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (EDT) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required: No


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