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Assistant Professor
Post Date: 08/12/2019
Close Date: 09/30/2019
Company:
North Dakota State University

Job Listing URL: (new browser window will open)
http://jobs.ndsu.edu/postings/10603

Salary:
$70,000 and above

Location:
Fargo, ND

Job Description:
The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at North Dakota State University invites applications for tenure-track position in Pharmaceutical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, at the rank of Assistant Professor, with appointment beginning August 16th, 2020 or earlier. Candidates should have at least two years of postdoctoral experience with a strong record of scholarship, publications, and effective written and oral communication skills and should possess good interpersonal skills. Candidates must hold a doctoral degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmaceutics or closely related field. Responsibility includes teaching basic level biochemistry to Pharmacy and pre-Pharmacy students. Preference will be given to applicants with training and research expertise in broad aspects of Pharmaceutical Sciences, as well as with a strong teaching experience. The successful candidate will be expected to establish externally funded research programs, teach and mentor graduate students.

A competitive salary and a start-up package will be provided commensurate with qualifications and experience. Currently, the department has 14 faculty members, 30 doctoral students and several post-doctoral fellows/research associates. The department , participates in two large NIH-funded programs: the Center of Biomedical Research Excellence in Pancreatic Cancer as well as the DaCCoTA clinical and translational research program. Faculty in the department are funded by several NIH , NSF and AHA grants in drug delivery, obesity, diabetes, cancer, and respiratory, renal and cardiovascular pharmacology. Fargo is a rapidly growing city with renowned organizations and companies such as Sanford Health, Aldevron, Microsoft Corp., and Deere & Company (John Deere). Additional information about the Department and University can be obtained at www.ndsu.edu/pharmacy.
Review of applications will begins on September 30, 2019, and continue until the position is filled. Submit resume, description of research interests, future research plans, statement of teaching philosophy, and names and contact information of three references electronically to the following links:
For Pharmaceutical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology http://jobs.ndsu.edu/postings/10603
NDSU does not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off-campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable.
As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. ยง 23-12-10.

Requirements:
Minimum Requirements:
Candidates must hold a doctoral degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmaceutics or closely related field and two years of Postdoctoral experience with a strong record of scholarship, publications, and effective oral and written communication skills.
Preferred Requirements:
Preference will be given to applicants with training and research expertise in broad aspects of Pharmaceutical Sciences, as well as with a strong teaching experience.

Contact Information:
jobs@ndsu.edu
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