Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Charlottesville, VA
Feb 28, 2018
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of Pharmacology

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 10-31-2016

Posting Summary:
The Department of Pharmacology at the University of Virginia seeks candidates for a faculty position with an emphasis on Systems Neuroscience. The successful candidate will develop an innovative research program that complements the multi-disciplinary research interests of the Pharmacology Department and the School of Medicine at large. We seek candidates who interrogate biochemical pathways or neural circuits that control critically important and medically relevant nervous system functions or behaviors. Proficiency with several cutting-edge neuroscience methods or unique expertise in a highly novel technology would be desirable. The successful candidate will enjoy superb resources including a generous start-up package, state-of-the-art core facilities, and a strong collaborative research environment.

Candidates must have a PhD and/or MD, significant postdoctoral research experience, and high-impact publications in peer-reviewed international scientific journals. Rank, tenure status, and compensation are dependent on qualifications and experience.

To be considered for the tenure-eligible position, candidates must have expertise in basic research and a commitment toward a career in academic science. To be considered for the tenured position, candidates must demonstrate scholarship and excellence in two domains consistent with the requirements for tenure in the School of Medicine.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0619806. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, two-page statement of research goals & interests, and contact information for three references.

For additional information regarding the application process please email The position will remain open until filled.

The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Women, Minorities, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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