Memorial University of Newfoundland, BioMedical Sciences Department Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University, Prince Philip Drive, St. John's, NL, Canada
Oct 11, 2019Full time
Assistant Professor in Cardiovascular Sciences REFERENCE F02067-2019-22 Applications are invited for a tenure track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Division of BioMedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada. All candidates whose training and research interests are strongly focused on cardiac and/or vascular systems are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will be expected to develop an active and independently funded research program in an area of Cardiovascular Sciences . The program will complement existing Divisional strengths in cardiovascular and renal sciences, cancer and development, immunology and infectious diseases, and/or neurosciences. The successful applicant will contribute to undergraduate and graduate student teaching in the Faculty of Medicine. Applicants are required to have a PhD (or equivalent) and successful postdoctoral research experience supported by a relevant publication record and should demonstrate their capacity and commitment for excellence in research and teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels . The Division of BioMedical Sciences, the Faculty of Medicine, and Memorial University offer an attractive research environment, with a number of new and recently updated facilities including animal care facility, a fluorescence-activated cell sorting facility, and state-of-the-art technologies in microscopy. In addition to rodent research models, researchers have access to large animal models through a breeding colony of Yucatan swine, modern surgical and monitoring equipment, and full veterinarian support. Large computational capacity is also available through the Atlantic Computing Excellence network (ACEnet). Collaborative opportunities exist and are encouraged with research groups in the Faculties of Science, Engineering, Computer Sciences and the Ocean Sciences Centre. Additional information regarding the Faculty of Medicine, the Division of BioMedical Sciences, and Memorial University of Newfoundland may be found at www.med.mun.ca , www.med.mun.ca/biomed , and www.mun.ca .