The University of Iowa Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics in the College of Pharmacy and the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center (HCCC), an NCI designated comprehensive cancer center, invite applications for a tenure track Associate or Full Professor with research interests in Cancer Drug Discovery and Development, to join the Department and the Experimental Therapeutics Program of the HCCC. The selected candidate will receive a primary appointment in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics, with opportunities for secondary appointments in other departments and programs. Outstanding eligible candidates will have the opportunity to be appointed to the Jean M. Schmidt Chair in Drug Discovery for this position.
The University Of Iowa Department Of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics and the HCCC have a long track record of working together collaboratively. The candidate is expected to help expand on that history and contribute at all levels to the teaching programs based in the College of Pharmacy and HCCC, to mentor graduate students and post-doctoral scholars, to establish and maintain an externally funded, nationally-recognized research program, and to provide service to the department, college, cancer center, university and scientific community.
Applicants should submit a cover letter describing their interests and unique accomplishments, their curriculum vitae, a concise description of their proposed research and teaching and a list of three references. This position will remain open until filled. Specific questions about this position should be directed to: Professor Aliasger Salem or Dr. George Weiner, Co-chairs, Search Committeealiasgerfirstname.lastname@example.org;email@example.com).
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.