Assistant Professor - Tenure track

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Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Department: SOP-DPOP - 452300

Appointment Type: Tenured/Tenure Track

Vacancy ID: FAC0002032

Position Summary: The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy is recruiting for a 12-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor. The ideal candidate should have a background in health services or health outcomes research with a focus on pharmacogenomics. Successful candidates will have already established a highly competitive independent research program or will possess the clear potential to do so. The position requires a strong track record of publications demonstrating breadth of expertise and potential. The ideal candidate must also demonstrate the ability to create and maintain strong research collaborations. While this position is based in the Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, there is an expectation for collaboration with other divisions, most notably the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics. Beyond maintaining a successful research agenda, candidates will also be expected to contribute to the graduate training program and the professional program, as well as the overall mission of the School.

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Education Requirements: PhD with training in health outcomes, health services research or a related field.

Qualification and Experience: - A minimum of 2 years of experience in pharmacogenomics research. - Evidence of success or strong potential for success in obtaining external research funding - Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Mac Balatico, HR Consulant

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: [email protected]

Special Instructions for Applicants: Qualified candidates should apply online at, and attach the following materials: 1) Letter of interest (Upload under "Other Document 2") 2) Curriculum vitae 3) Research statement (No more than 3 pages, describing current and future research directions) 4) The names and contact information for four (4) professional references




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Posted: 7/15/2017
Application Due: 1/22/2019
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