Saint Louis University School of Medicine is a Catholic Jesuit Institution with a long tradition of excellence in teaching, research and patient care. Established in 1836, the school was the first to award a medical degree west of the Mississippi River. Saint Louis University School of Medicine is a leading center of research in cancer, infectious disease, liver disease, aging, neurodegenerative disorders, pain and heart/lung disease. The Department of Pharmacology and Physiology maintains a strong record of extramural funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), including a T32 training grant. The University provides generous research startup funds and competitive salaries.
The Saint Louis University Center for Neuroscience is seeking a highly motivated investigator in pain research for a Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate Professor position. The academic home for this position is the Department of Pharmacology and Physiology in the School of Medicine. Candidates must have their own independent research programs – individuals with a strong background in electrophysiology, systems neurobiology, rodent genetics as well as molecular and biochemical expertise are highly encouraged to apply. Qualifications Candidates should have a PhD or MD/PhD degree, a minimum of two years of postdoctoral studies, and a strong publication record. For the Associate Professor level, individuals should demonstrate a history of extramural funding, excellent publications and a record of successful mentorship of graduate and/or medical students and post-doctoral fellows. Responsibilities The successful candidate is expected to establish and maintain a vigorous, independent, extramurally-funded research program, actively teach neuroscience, pharmacology and/or physiology in graduate and medical student curricula and participate in the training of graduate students (MSc, PhD) and medical students (MD).
Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, application and current curriculum vitae to http://jobs .slu.edu. All other correspondence regarding this position can be sent to: Daniela Salvemini, Ph.D., Director SLU Center for Neuroscience Saint Louis University School of Medicine 1402 S. Grand Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63104 firstname.lastname@example.org
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Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.