Tenure track position - All Ranks
College of Osteopathic Medicine
University of New England
The Department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of New England, College of Osteopathic Medicine (www.une.edu/com) seeks a highly qualified neuropharmacologist to fill a tenure track position (rank open). The successful candidate will join a growing group of neuroscience investigators examining the neurobiology of chronic pain across a variety of preclinical models using sophisticated imaging, molecular, and behavioral analyses (http://www.une.edu/research/cobre/). Teaching expectations include providing content expertise in neuropharmacology to medical students in our Osteopathic Medical Knowledge courses in years 1 & 2 (http://www.une.edu/com/programs/pre-clerkship).
Senior investigators are expected to have a demonstrated record of excellence based on publications and extramural funding. Less experienced investigators are expected to build a dynamic, innovative, and extramurally funded research program that complements existing strengths in our department. Individuals with expertise in electrophysiological and/or 2-photon functional imaging approaches are especially encouraged to apply. A competitive start-up package and ample laboratory space will be provided along with access to core facilities for histology and imaging, behavioral neurosciences, and proteomics.
Doctoral degree with significant interest and experience in the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, with preferred experience in teaching neuropharmacology.
Expected to establish or be established in his/her field of expertise, with demonstrated research independence as evidenced by current independent funding and a strong publication record in peer-reviewed journals. Demonstrated success in teaching in the health sciences professions. Excellent oral and written communication skills. More senior applicants should also possess strong publication and extramural funding records with demonstrated management and leadership capabilities.
Applicants should submit a cover letter describing their interest in the position and an outline of their future research plans, a statement of teaching experience/philosophy, along with a CV and the names and contact information of three references to through: https://une.peopleadmin.com/postings/4064.
Review of applications will begin April 10th and will continue until the position is filled.
Direct any questions to the search committee Chair, Amy Davidoff, PhD (email@example.com).
UNE is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer and strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds.
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