Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Tenure Track)-(15000078)
The Department of Pharmacology (http://pharmacology.umaryland.edu) is expanding by adding multiple tenure-track track faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate and Full Professor levels (Position # 03304020). Candidates working in all sub- disciplines of neuroscience are welcome to apply. We are particularly interested in building our research relevant to neuroendocrinology, epigenetics, neuroinflammation, neurodevelopment and synaptic plasticity. Successful research programs in these areas will strongly compliment existing strengths within the department and present avenues of collaboration between both basic and translational researchers within the University of Maryland, School of Medicine.We offer an outstanding intellectual and collaborative environment with highly competitive salary and recruitment packages. All department faculty are members of the Graduate Program in Life Sciences which awards the PhD in eight biomedical disciplines (http://lifesciences.umaryland.edu).
Candidates should hold a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have a strong history of scholarly activity. Preference will be given to those with an independent funded research program and whose presence will catalyze multi-PI initiatives within the department.
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