Assistant/Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Booth, Monongalia County / Everettville, Monongalia County / Morgantown, Monongalia County / Star City, Monongalia County
Jun 25, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

An outstanding candidate for a full-time, tenure-track, assistant or associate professor level position in pharmaceutical sciences is being sought by The West Virginia University School of Pharmacy ( The School is located in the comprehensive Health Sciences Center with excellent opportunities for collaborations with scientists and clinicians in medical and pharmaceutical sciences, engineering, physics, and chemistry. The School offers interdisciplinary PhD research training programs in biomedical sciences and a professional PharmD program. The School is ranked in the top twenty percent of all schools/colleges of pharmacy as reported in US News and World Reports and admits a student body which consistently ranks in the top ten percent of all schools/colleges as determined by entering GPA.

Qualifications: PhD, MD, or equivalent degree with a research experience in pharmaceutical science or related discipline. Teaching experience in pharmaceutics or related areas is highly desirable. For an appointment at the associate professor level, appointee is expected to have an actively funded research program; appointee at the assistant professor level must demonstrate potential to obtain extramural funding.

Institution and Location: West Virginia University is a land grant Carnegie-designated Doctoral Research/Extensive Institution, with over 29,000 undergraduate and 5,500 graduate/professional students. The Health Sciences Center includes the Schools of Pharmacy, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, and Public Health. The Morgantown area has approximately 80,000 residents and is rated as one of the best small towns in the US, with affordable housing, excellent schools, a picturesque countryside, and many outdoor activities. WVU is #20 on The Scientist's 2011 list of Best Places to Work in Academia, and Morgantown is listed by the Milken Institute as the #3 Best Performing Small Metro Area for creating and sustaining jobs and economic growth.

Applications: Please submit a letter of application; curriculum vitae; and the names, addresses (including e-mail), and phone numbers of three references (or make inquiries) to: Dr. Patrick Callery, telephone (304) 293-1482; fax (304) 293-2576.  Electronic submissions are encouraged:  The position is available immediately and will remain open until filled. West Virginia University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer-Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran. WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The WVU Health Sciences Center is a smoke-free campus.