The School of Basic Pharmaceutical and Toxicological Sciences in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Louisiana at Monroe invites applications for a twelve-month, tenure-track faculty position of Assistant Professor. The position of Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Pharmaceutical Sciences has a multitude of responsibilities that are divided in the areas of teaching, service and scholarship. Tenure-track faculty are expected to develop an independent and extramurally funded research program and contribute to teaching in the areas of pharmaceutics, biopharmaceutics, medicinal chemistry, or pharmacology. The College of Pharmacy at the University of Louisiana at Monroe is the only state-funded pharmacy in Louisiana. Excellent opportunities for research collaborations within the University of Louisiana at Monroe or in Louisiana exist, including the Louisiana State University and the Louisiana Cancer Research Center, among others. This position includes an attractive recruitment package of salary, start-up, and laboratory space.
Duties and Responsibilities
Faculty are expected to provide basic and advanced instruction in the pharmaceutical sciences to professional and graduate students. Teaching responsibilities are assigned by the School Director. Specific responsibilities may include:
Coordination or Co-coordination of (a) team taught course(s).
Provision of lectures in team taught courses. This responsibility includes providing appropriate exam questions covering the material taught in a timely manner.
When appropriate, provision of a single instructor course (Serving as coordinator and lecturer)
The School relies upon tenure-track faculty to support the School’s extramural funding and create national and international recognition for scholarship at the institution. It is expected that tenure-track faculty will maintain an independent, extramurally- funded research program that contributes new knowledge. Laboratory space and access to the equipment core facilities at the College of Pharmacy will be provided.
Service to the College and University is expected by all faculty. Examples of service include:
Serving as a member, secretary or chair of a Departmental, School, College or University committee.
Participation in graduation ceremonies and other ceremonies or events.
Participation in Local, State and National Professional Organizations.
Provision of Community service.
Terminal degree and at least 2 years of post-doctoral research experience in the areas of Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics, Medicinal Chemistry or Pharmacology, or related.
Candidate screening will begin in the Spring of 2024; candidate interviews will start in the Spring of 2024 semester and continue until the position is filled. Tentative start date is in July 2024.
For any additional information, please contact: George Matthaiolampakis, Ph.D. Search Committee chair Associate Director College of Pharmacy University of Louisiana at Monroe Email: email@example.com
The following attachments are required along with the application;
Current Curriculum Vitae
Statement of teaching philosophy
Brief 1-2 page(s) describing research plans and future goals.
List of at least 5 references with full contract and email information (references will not be contacted without consent from applicant).