Location: Binghamton, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Mon Jun 26 2017 Job Description:
The research-focused School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at Binghamton University - SUNY is searching for an Assistant/Associate Professor with expertise in pharmaceutics to contribute to the research, teaching and service missions of the school. In 2018, the School will begin moving into newly constructed research and education buildings funded by the State of New York. The faculty member will join a rapidly growing and collaborative research group with expertise in neuromuscular disorders, cancer, drug and biomarker development, pre-clinical and clinical trials. Applicants with a strong record of research contributions including publications in reputable peer-reviewed journals and extramural support are highly desired. Preferred areas of research include drug development, drug characterization (PK/PD), formulation, targeted-drug delivery, biomedical devices or related topics. The school invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. A commitment to departmental teaching and service is important. Previous experience in teaching is desired, but not required. Salary is commensurate with experience and excellent lab startup funding is available. The successful applicant will also share access to outstanding departmental core facilities for research including structural, analytical and imaging instruments. Candidates will also contribute to the University's Health Sciences Transdisciplinary Areas of Excellence. For more information on the TAE, please visit this link: http://www.binghamton.edu/tae.
Primary duties and responsibilities include:
Demonstrate a commitment to research excellence and innovation
Demonstrate a commitment to academic excellence, including developing, teaching and assessing didactic and laboratory components in pharmaceutics-related courses within the PharmD program
Develop and provide research mentorship in a developing PhD program within the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Participate in service activities at the School and University levels, as appropriate
Possess excellent interpersonal communication skills and a strong commitment to scholarship and teaching both in a pharmacy degree program and in a developing PhD program in pharmaceutical sciences
Applicants must have a PhD or equivalent degree in a field related to Pharmaceutics with post-doctoral and/or industry experience. Although the area of scholarly activity is open, Candidates should submit a cover letter, statement of research philosophy, curriculum vitae and contact information for three (3) professional references.
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