Assistant Professor

Austin, TX
Oct 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Division of Chemical Biology and Medicinal Chemistry - College of Pharmacy - The University of Texas at Austin
Location: Austin, Texas
Open: Aug 18, 2017

The Division of Chemical Biology and Medicinal Chemistry at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level, effective August 2018. The division ( is a highly interdisciplinary and interactive group engaged in cutting edge research.

The successful applicant will engage in productive interdisciplinary research, provide high-quality teaching, and actively participate in university service. The candidate will be expected to establish a vigorous and externally funded research program focusing on chemical and molecular mechanisms of high biomedical significance. All highly qualified candidates will be considered, but those with research interests related to cancer or infectious diseases will be viewed more favorably. Teaching in the professional (Pharm.D.) program and development of graduate courses in the area of research expertise are expected. The position carries a highly competitive salary, benefits, and start-up package.

Ph.D. in a relevant field.

Application Instructions
Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research plan, and a list of 3 references. Applications received before December 1, 2017 will receive first consideration, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.