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Date Posted: 13-OCT-2017
PIN Number: #23295
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY
Description: The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, TN, is seeking an outstanding applicant for a twelve-month full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the assistant, associate or full professor level (rank commensurate with experience and credentials). The successful candidate is expected to have a strong NIH-funded research program in an area related to the research strengths of the department, included but not limited to pharmacology, drug discovery and development, drug delivery, physiology, electrophysiology, ion channel research, renal (both kidney and lower urinary tract), physical pharmacy, gene therapy, epigenomics, metabolomics, nanotechnology, nanomedicine, regenerative medicine, bio-imaging, biosensors, or other related disciplines. The successful candidate is expected to have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree, the ability to maintain competitive extramural funding, a commitment to excellence in teaching in Pharm.D. and graduate programs, and have excellent oral and written communication skills. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to diversity and equal opportunity.

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, summary of research and teaching interests, names and contact information of three references to Dr. Frank Park, Chair of Faculty Search Committee, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, by e-mail at

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and admissions without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.

Eligibility and other terms and conditions of employment benefits at The University of Tennessee are governed by laws and regulations of the State of Tennessee, and this non-discrimination statement is intended to be consistent with those laws and regulations.

In accordance with the requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, The University of Tennessee affirmatively states that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, or disability in its education programs and activities, and this policy extends to employment by the University.

Inquiries and charges of violation of Title VI (race, color, national origin), Title IX (sex), Section 504 (disability), ADA (disability), Age Discrimination in Employment Act (age), sexual orientation, or veteran status should be directed to the Office of Equity and Diversity (OED), 920 Madison Avenue, Suite 825, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, telephone 901-448-7382 (V/TTY available). Requests for accommodation of a disability should be directed to the ADA Coordinator at the Office of Equity and Diversity.