ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY DEPT OF DRUG DISCOVERY & BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES

Location
Charleston, South Carolina
Salary
Compensation commensurate with experience
Posted
Jan 10, 2019
Closes
Feb 13, 2019
Field of specialization
Medicinal / Clinical
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Drug Discovery and Biomedical Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) invites applications for a tenure track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in medicinal or bioorganic chemistry, chemical biology or a related discipline, as well as relevant postdoctoral experience. The successful applicant is expected to develop a vigorous, externally funded research program, and to participate in professional and graduate education. The position includes excellent compensation, a competitive start-up package and comprehensive benefits. MUSC is a research-intensive university with more than $250 million in external funding, and the College of Pharmacy ranks 34th in NIH funding among US schools of pharmacy. The MUSC campus provides an outstanding environment for collaboration, and is home to the NCI-designated Hollings Cancer Center. The Department is home to a number of shared resource centers, including Drug Design and Synthesis, High-Content Screening, Molecular and Cellular Imaging, High-Field NMR, and Bioenergetic Metabolism. Additional resources at MUSC include animal imaging, genomics, mass spectroscopy and proteomics, bioengineering and structural biology. Application review will begin January 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send a CV and research plan, and arrange to have letters from 3 professional references sent in PDF format to Marianne Rogers at rogersmr@musc.edu.

The Medical University of South Carolina is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.