Emory University Pharmacology - Open Rank Faculty Position in Atlanta, Georgia


The Department of Pharmacology at Emory University School of Medicine invites applications for tenure-eligible Assistant Professor positions. Applicants for other ranks will be considered. Beginning immediately, we seek investigators who will develop an independent and vigorous research program in any area of modern pharmacology and chemical biology. Individuals with demonstrated research interest and accomplishments in chemical biology, molecular pharmacology, systems pharmacology, as well as innovative approaches for therapeutic discovery and disease biology are encouraged to apply.

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The successful candidate will join a vibrant and collegial basic research department with extensive scientific connectivity with clinical departments and divisions across the campus, including Winship Cancer Institute, the Dept of Chemistry, the Dept of Pediatrics, the Dept of Neurology, Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, and other research units of the Medical School. New faculty will have immediate access to powerful research infrastructures and core facilities, including the well-recognized Emory Chemical Biology Discovery Center with state-of-the-art high throughput screening capabilities and a pharmacology-focused top ranked graduate training program. Emory Pharmacology is experiencing another phase of growth with the strong commitment of the leadership of the Woodruff Health Science Center and the School of Medicine, who share a focused vision for therapeutic innovation and translational biology.

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May involve working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials; potential exposure to hazardous chemicals; working with radioactive materials or devices. or working with animals.-Candidates must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree in a relevant field of study, postdoctoral experience, and a demonstrated record of research excellence. Applicants should apply online and submit (i) a cover letter, (ii) a curriculum vitae, (iii) a brief statement of past research accomplishments, future research interests and goals, and teaching interest (<3 pages), and (iv) names and contact information of three references, in one pdf file to the Emory Pharmacology Search Committee, c/o Tanisha Haynes (tdevorc@emory.edu). Applicants should also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent directly to the above e-mail address. These documents should also be uploaded when submitting application into Emory's website.-78427BR

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Job Number 15577

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: Pharmacology: Admin

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials., Potential exposure to hazardous chemicals., Working with radioactive materials or devices., Working with animals.

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Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its programs and activities. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Inquiries about this statement should be directed to the Office of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Bldg, Atlanta, GA 30322