Clinical Pharmacology T32 Postdoctoral Training Program

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Position TitleClinical Pharmacology T32 Postdoctoral Training ProgramVacancy IDPDS002489DepartmentSOP-DPET - 452200Position TypePostdoctoral ScholarSalary Range$50,004 to $61,308Full-time/Part-timeFull TimeIf part-time, hours per weekFTE1.0Proposed Start DateEstimated Duration of Appointment24 MonthsPosting Open Date08/19/2019Posting Close DateOpen Until FilledYesWork LocationChapel Hill, NCPosition Summary

The UNC-Duke Collaborative Clinical Pharmacology T32 Postdoctoral Training Program is a collaboration between the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, the UNC Center for Drug Safety Sciences and the Duke Clinical Research Institute to prepare clinician-scientists to become leaders in clinical pharmacology research.

This two-year program meets the fellowship training expectations set forth by the American Board of Clinical Pharmacology and is a registered member of ABCP. We anticipate that 80 percent of our graduates will obtain board certification in clinical pharmacology.

Clinical pharmacology, in the broadest sense, encompasses drug discovery, clinical development, regulatory issues, therapeutic use and individualization of drug therapy, optimization of drug dosage regimens, an understanding of drug-induced toxicity, and measures to prevent or minimize adverse effects of drugs.

Educational Requirements

Postdoctoral trainee will have completed highly relevant doctoral training in pharmaceutical or medical area M.D., Pharm.D., D.D.S.

Qualifications and Experience

- Full understanding of framing research question, research design and methods, and project implementation.
- Demonstrated proficiency in scientific/manuscript writing, grant writing, poster and oral presentations.
- Preferred candidates will have strong publication record and demonstrated experience in research study design and project implementation.

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, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Special Instructions

Please apply online at and attach the following documents:
1) resume;
2) cover letter;
3) statement of research interests and career goals;
4) (optional) two letters of recommendation uploaded as ‘other document’.

This is a NIGMS sponsored postdoctoral training program and all applicants must be either US citizens, non-citizen nationals or permanent residents with evidence of superior academic performance, previous research or clinical experience and publications.

For information on UNC Postdoctoral Benefits and Services click here

Quick Link Physical and Mental RequirementsDepartment Contact Name and TitleKirsten Leysieffer, Training Program & Grant CoordinatorDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Affairs Contact Information

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

Please note: The Equal Employment Opportunity office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Research Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
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    Posted: 8/27/2019
    Application Due: 10/26/2019
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