Assistant Professor

Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Oregon
Pay to commensurate with experience
Aug 30, 2018
Oct 29, 2018
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Biological, Pharmaceutical, Physical
Job Type
Full time

Chemical Biology in Combination with Biomedical Research

The Department of Physiology and Pharmacology at the Oregon Health & Science University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant faculty position, or in special cases at the Associate Professor level, from individuals interested in merging chemical biology and physiology with the goal to develop and use techniques that will further our understanding of diseases and their underlying mechanisms. Preference will be given to applicants with a research record in chemistry as well as neurophysiology, endocrinology and metabolism, cardiovascular physiology or cancer biology.

We seek individuals who will develop an independent and vibrant research program, collaborate well with the current investigators and contribute to the teaching of graduate students. OHSU offers a highly interactive research environment and immediate access to core facilities for various imaging modalities, cryo-electron microscopy, sequencing, proteomics, metabolomics, and more. The department is undergoing an exciting new phase of re-orientation and growth.

OHSU values a diverse and culturally competent workforce.  Individuals who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. OHSU provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization. 

To apply, submit a cover letter along with a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests (not more than 3 pages), and three reference letters to Amy Johnson, Department Administrator, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology at  Application deadline is December 1, 2018.