Department: COP Drug Discovery and Biomedical Sciences
Advertised Salary Range: salary commensurate with experience
Advertised Job Summary:
The Department of Drug Discovery and Biomedical Sciences (DDBS) in the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy ( http://www.sc.edu/pharmacy ) in Columbia, SC is currently seeking an ambitious individual for a 12-month full time tenure track Assistant Professor position. DDBS seeks an outstanding junior scientist with primary expertise in the field of neuroscience. The candidate will be expected to develop an externally funded research program, demonstrate excellence in teaching and trainee mentorship in our professional pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences graduate programs, and contribute to departmental activities. The candidate will join a highly dynamic and collegial academic environment that encourages multidisciplinary collaboration. The candidate will receive a competitive start-up package, generous laboratory space, and access to state-of the-art core facilities in DDBS and at UofSC. Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information of three references.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
A PhD. or equivalent degree, post-doctoral training, and a published track record of research accomplishments in neuropharmacology and neuroscience.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 93560
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.