Faculty Position in Basic Science Addiction Research
As part of a collaboration between the Quillen College of Medicine at ETSU and the Veterans Administration, to enhance their research and teaching mission, the Department of Biomedical Sciences invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position. Exceptional candidates who are well-funded may be considered for a higher rank. We seek candidates with expertise in basic science addiction research who have a nationally competitive research program. Such applicants should have a strong publication record and extramural grant funding. Candidates should also have a demonstrated ability or potential of excellent teaching, as responsibilities will include teaching medical students.
This is an excellent opportunity for junior faculty members because of the
Competitive starting salary,
Ample laboratory space,
Opportunities to mentor graduate students,
And the commitment of the existing faculty to provide strong career mentoring.
This sizeable department also offers many opportunities for interdisciplinary collaborative research. Our very collegial environment also extends to clinical departments and other colleges at ETSU. The university is a regional state-supported institution serving ~15,000 students. The College of Medicine consistently ranks among the top Schools nationwide for rural medicine and primary care education. Johnson City is located at the base of the scenic Appalachian Mountains and provides a friendly, small town atmosphere. Our community also has a low cost of living, excellent public and private schools, clean mountain air, light traffic and southern hospitality.
Application information: Review of applications will begin immediately and the position will remain open for .
Effective/Starting Date: Negotiable.
References: Provide names, email addresses and phone numbers of three references, including the most recent supervisor.
Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion.
Postdoctoral research productivity, as evidenced by a strong, recent publication record in basic science addiction research
Internal Number: 14144
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.