The Department of Pharmacology at the University of Vermont invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level on the Tenure Pathway, although Associate and Full Professor candidates will be considered.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree, and be committed to excellence in both research and the teaching of Pharmacology. We are seeking candidates who have a record of research excellence in areas that complement existing programs within the Department and who are applying innovative research strategies and approaches. Our faculty have diverse interests that include neurovascular and cardiovascular regulation and cellular signaling mechanisms associated with brain health and disease states. The candidate is expected to maintain an independent, extramurally funded research program. The candidate also must be willing to team-teach pharmacology in undergraduate, medical, and graduate school courses. Start-up funds will be competitive.
The University of Vermont is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and inclusive excellence of the academic community through their teaching, service and research, scholarship or creative arts. Applicants are required to submit a separate statement of advancing diversity and inclusive excellence.
We are an educationally purposeful community seeking to prepare students to be accountable leaders in a diverse and changing world. Members of the University of Vermont community embrace and advance the values of Our Common Ground: Openness, Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Innovation, and Justice. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to the ideals of accessibility, inclusiveness, and academic excellence as reflected in the tenets of Our Common Ground.
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.
Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled. Include a CV, research plan, teaching statement and experience, diversity statement, and the names and email addresses of three references. After the initial review of applications, references may be contacted to submit their letters directly to the search committee.
Interested candidates must apply online at: https://www.uvmjobs.com/postings/38276 under Position No. 00025109. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to: Dr. Joseph Brayden, Univ. Vermont, Dept. of Pharmacology, Given Medical Building, 89 Beaumont Ave., Burlington, VT 05405-0068 USA, or via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: 38276
About Pharmacology, University of Vermont
Cardiovascular regulation, cell signaling, structural and cancer biology, and environmental toxicology are just a few interests of the faculty at the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Vermont.
Students interested in the interaction of chemical substance with biological systems will benefit from direct contact with faculty researchers. Studies in Pharmacology at the Larner College of Medicine serve medical and graduate students, post-doctoral trainees and undergraduates.
Our Burlington home is nestled between the shores of Lake Champlain and the vistas of the Green Mountains. We are located on the University of Vermont campus, and adjacent to The University of Vermont Medical Center, fostering a culture of collaboration and partnership.