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Job Opportunity: Tenure Track Position, Pharmacology/Toxicology, School of Pharmacy, High Point University, High Point, NC

Posted by on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 in Job Opportunities .

The Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences department at Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy is currently recruiting a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position in pharmacology and/or toxicology. The department is particularly interested in candidates with a cardiovascular background, but other research areas will also be welcomed. The department is seeking candidates with competency in biochemical and cellular analysis, in vitro and/or in vivo models, receptor-ligand interactions, target characterization, analytical chemistry and/or bioinformatics. The incumbent will join a department with significant expertise in discovering, developing and optimizing drug therapies. Research programs span various aspects of drug design and synthesis, in silico and PK/PD modeling, molecular and systems pharmacology, drug delivery and analysis.

The department has seen several successes in scholarly activities, including several publications and presentations, in addition to 4 successive New Investigator Awards from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy and NIH funding within the 5 years since its inception. Our faculty have access to state-of-the-art laboratory spaces, including an organic/pharmaceutical chemistry lab, a pharmacology lab space, a biochemistry and microbiology/infectious disease lab, a cell culture facility, and an animal facility. Incumbent will be provided with startup funds and space within these lab areas.

The School of Pharmacy utilizes a unique integrated curriculum that intercalates basic science with clinical applications using a team-teaching approach. The School seeks to recruit highly qualified and motivated individuals with a strong commitment to education and research.

Those interested should apply through the High Point University Human Resources website ( at position number R0002168. Please feel free to contact me at the above email address, and I am happy to answer any questions.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, however, candidates are encouraged to submit their application materials prior to June 1, 2021, to ensure full consideration. Tentative start date is Fall 2021.