University of Hawaii at HiloAssistant/Associate/Full Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Medicinal Chemistry) (#73389) Position Description

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UH Hilo, College of Pharmacy, special funds, full-time, 11-month, tenure-track appointment to begin approximately April 2013, pending position clearance and funding.

Duties

To build and maintain a high-quality, extramurally-funded independent research program in an area of expertise; achieve excellence in the teaching professional Pharm.D. and Ph.D. graduate students; provide service to the University and academic community at a level commensurate with her/his career stage; contribute to the maintenance of a collegial and collaborative academic environment.

Minimum Qualifications

Assistant Professor: Ph.D. degree from an accredited college or university in pharmaceutical sciences or a relevant discipline appropriate for this position (Medicinal Chemistry). Relevant postdoctoral experience, during which she/he has built a record which documents research creativity, independence, and productivity. The ability to contribute to the appropriate pharmaceutical sciences lectures and laboratory components of the Pharm.D. and Ph.D. curricula. Have the ability to clearly and successfully communicate in the English language and work with students and faculty from diverse cultural backgrounds. Associate Professor: In addition to the Assistant Professor as stated above, minimum of five (5) years of full-time college or university teaching at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher with a record of sustained and continuous productivity in the areas of high quality teaching, peer review funding and publications, and service. Distinguished in own field of study with a strong track record of productivity and current competitive funding.
Full Professor: In addition to the Associate Professor as stated above, minimum of five (5) years of full-time college or university teaching at the rank of Associate Professor or higher with a record of sustained and continuous productivity in the areas of high quality teaching, peer review funding and publications, and service.

Desirable Qualifications

Two (2) years of relevant postdoctoral experience, during which she/he has built a record which documents research creativity, independence, and productivity. A successful, extramurally-funded research program in area of expertise (medicinal, organic, or computational chemistry). Postdoctoral experience in a department/division of a U.S. university or institution. Scholarship documented by first /last author publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific and/or professional forums commensurate with academic rank. Experience in grant-writing for research and/or clinical professional training related to Pharmaceutical Sciences or Basic/Health Sciences.

Pay Range

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applications (How to Apply)

Submit letter of application indicating the position title and position number addressing how the minimum and desirable qualifications are met along with a CV, statement of future research direction (1 page limit), statement of teaching philosophy (1 page limit) and the names, addresses, email and telephone numbers of three (3) professional references, and transcript(s) showing degrees and course work appropriate to the position (copies are acceptable, however, official transcripts will be required prior to employment). All requested documents/information will become the property of the University. For full consideration applications should be submitted by January 16, 2013. However, the position remains open until filled. Electronic submissions are strongly recommended! Each page of the required documents should include your name. Email must have “Pharmaceutical Sciences Application Position Number 73389—Medicinal Chemistry” as the subject line. Address email to jeancruz@hawaii.edu. If mailing, send application to: André S. Bachmann, Ph.D., Chair – Pharmaceutical Sciences Search Committee, College of Pharmacy, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo, 34 Rainbow Drive, Hilo, HI 96720.

Inquiries (General)

André S. Bachmann, Ph.D., Chair – Pharmaceutical Sciences Search Committee, andre@hawaii.edu, 808-933-2807.

Please refer to position #73389 when making inquiries.

Application Deadline

Continuous recruitment, application review begins January 16, 2013.

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