Research Assistant Professor - Pharmacology

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Position Information

Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Research Assistant Professor - Pharmacology Position Number Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty Salary Range Dependent on Experience Full-time/Part-time Full Time If part-time, hours per week FTE Vacancy ID FAC0002147 Posting Open Date 10/11/2017 Application Deadline Open Until Filled Yes Proposed Start Date 12/01/2017 Position Summary

The Department of Pharmacology in the School of Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking four candidates with expertise in neural circuit analysis (expertise in neuropeptide signaling is particularly desirable), or cancer pharmacology (expertise in small GTPase signal transduction is particularly desirable).

Educational Requirements

Candidates should have a PhD or MD with significant postdoctoral experience in pharmacology, molecular and cell biology, biochemistry, neurobiology or a related field.

Qualifications and Experience

The successful candidates will be expected to direct an independent research program, compete for extramural and intramural funding and participate in professional and graduate student education. The successful candidates need to have outstanding verbal and written communication skills, state-of-the-art experimental laboratory skills, and the ability to collaborate effectively with other investigators and trainees. The selected candidates will also be expected to participate in the instruction of graduate and medical students and serve on departmental committees.

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.

Special Instructions

Submit a curriculum vitae, a one-paragraph summary of research experience, and a one-paragraph statement of research interests and professional goals; 1-3 publications (uploaded as a single PDF file under “Other Documents”).

Quick Link Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title Eileen McElhinney Department Contact Telephone or Email 9199662378 Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Document
Optional Documents
  1. List of References
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is your highest degree?
    • PhD
    • MD
    • PharmD
    • DDS
    • DVM
    • JD
    • MLS/MIS
    • Masters
    • Other
  2. * Describe your postdoctoral experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * How many years of relevant experience do you have?
    • Less than 3 years
    • 3-5 years
    • 5-10 years
    • 10+ years




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Posted: 1/22/2019
Application Due: 6/23/2019
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