Assistant Professor Positions (Tenure-Track)

Location
Baltimore, Maryland
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Closes
Dec 02, 2017
Job Type
Full time

Assistant Professor Positions (Tenure-Track)

University of Maryland School of Pharmacy

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences (http://www.pharmacy.umaryland.edu/about/depts/psc/) is conducting an open search for qualified candidates for several tenure track faculty positions at the level of assistant professor. Candidates with research interests in modern biological sciences with strong potential applications in drug discovery, design and development are encouraged to apply.

The Pharmaceutical Sciences Department is a highly integrative and collaborative department housed within the School of Pharmacy at the University of Maryland Baltimore (the State of Maryland’s Health Sciences University). Faculty within the school have a broad range of research interests that span chemical and biological discovery to experimental and translational therapeutics. Faculty have access to state-of-the art centers including Bio- and Nano- Technology,  Mass Spectrometry,  Computer Aided Drug Design and a Center for Excellence in Regulatory Sciences within the department. In addition, collaborations with the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR), the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST), and the Food and Drug Administration, provide a dynamic environment for cutting-edge research and discovery. 

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in an appropriate discipline, postdoctoral experience, and a strong record of research accomplishments.  Successful applicants are expected to develop or have an independent, externally funded research program, to contribute to teaching at the professional and graduate levels, and to engage in service activities with the School. 

Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled. An initial application must include: a letter of interest, a current curriculum vitae (signed and dated), research summary, statement of research objectives, teaching statements and the names and contact information for three references.  Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit three reference letters before onsite interviews.  Please send application materials to:

Dr. Yan Shu

Search Committee Chair

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Maryland School of Pharmacy

20 N. Pine Street, PH N519

Baltimore, MD 21201

pscfacsearch@rx.umaryland.edu

Questions regarding this search should be directed to Ms. Jeanette Spain-Russell (jspain@rx.umaryland.edu) or Dr. Yan Shu (pscfacsearch@rx.umaryland.edu).  Please reference search numbers

05-178-64, 05-178-65, 05-178-66.

The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply