Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

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University of Colorado – Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Assistant, Associate, Full Professor (Tenure-Track)

The University of ColoradoDenver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitmentto creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value theability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diversebackgrounds.


The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciencesin the University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and PharmaceuticalSciences (SSPPS) is seeking applicants for a tenure-track position at the levelof assistant, associate or full professor with research interests in pharmaceuticalbiotechnology. Candidates will be expected to develop and maintain aninternationally competitive, extramurally funded research program andcontribute to teaching at both the Pharm.D. and Ph.D. levels in the SSPPS.Faculty rank and salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Potential research areas include, but are not limited to, addressingprotein folding, stability and aggregation, bioengineering of pharmaceuticalmacromolecules, or high-concentration behavior of complex biologics. Approachesusing novel or emerging technologies, such as machine learning/AI, bioinformatics-aideddesign and synthetic biology, or single-molecule methods are encouraged. Suchindividuals will complement existing research efforts in protein structure andstability, enzymology, macromolecular interactions and physical virology.

TheDepartment of Pharmaceutical Sciences is a research-intensive and collaborativeenvironment focused in the areas of pharmaceutical biotechnology, toxicology, biophysics,nanomedicine and nanosafety, cancer pharmacology, medicinal chemistry, drugdiscovery, systems biology and clinical/translational sciences.  Current areas of research emphasis can befound at:


Applicants are requested to applyelectronically at job posting number 18428. Applicants must submit a letter of interest,brief research plan, curriculum vitae and the names of three references withregular and e-mail addresses, phone and fax numbers.  Applicant screening will continue until theposition is filled. Any questions regarding the application process can bedirected to Jay Rodenburg, Director of Personnel at [email protected] orat 303-724-2648.


The Universityof Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

Salary and Benefits: 

Salary iscommensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers afull benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, includingeligibility, is located at Employee Services.


University ofColorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe andsecure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist inachieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees priorto their employment.


The ImmigrationReform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility bedocumented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons withdisabilities.


Yourtotal compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University ofColorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributionsthat add to your bottom line.


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 Diversityand Equity: 

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 The University of Colorado Denver | AnschutzMedical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse studentbody, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote aculture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. Weencourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilitiesand all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity andequality in education and employment.

QualificationsMinimum Qualifications:

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in pharmaceuticalsciences, bioengineering, biochemistry, biophysics or a related discipline, andan established record of excellence. Successful candidates will bringinnovative, molecular-level approaches to characterizing and understanding therapeuticmacromolecules.

Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Feb 25, 2020
Unposting Date: Ongoing




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Posted: 2/27/2020
Application Due: 10/24/2020
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