Faculty Positions - Cardiovascular



Faculty Positions

Department of Pharmacology

The Department of Pharmacology at the University of Michigan Medical School is
seeking applications for two tenured/tenure-track positions at the ASSISTANT,
ASSOCIATE or PROFESSOR level. We are seeking outstanding individuals with
research experience and interests in Cardiovascular Pharmacology. Ideal candidates
would augment current departmental initiatives in cardiovascular biology, as well as
receptor signaling, ion channel biology, neuropharmacology or cancer pharmacology.
Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Pharmacology or a related discipline and/or an M.D.
degree, and for those applying above the level of Assistant Professor, a strong record of
nationally competitive external funding, sustained and excellent research productivity,
and an outstanding national reputation in their field of interest. Physician-Scientists are
encouraged to apply, as joint appointments are available with clinical departments.
Applicants will be expected to maintain extramural funding, participate in the teaching of
medical, graduate, and undergraduate courses, and to support and mentor graduate
students and postdoctoral fellows. An attractive startup package including excellent
laboratory space and generous startup funds is available. Salary will be commensurate
with experience.
The successful candidates will join a dynamic, diverse, and collaborative department
with new leadership in a Top 10 medical school in a university setting with superb
opportunities for continuing career development. The quality of life in Ann Arbor is
outstanding. The combination of a large, major research university with a diverse, safe,
and family-oriented community make Ann Arbor an ideal environment for work-life
balance. Ann Arbor also offers an outstanding combination of sports, recreation, and
cultural events.
Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a three-page summary of their research
program and future research plans, and information related to past and current teaching
experience as a single PDF file to jdani@umich.edu. Address all correspondence to:

Dr. Alan Smrcka
Chair, Pharmacology Faculty Search Committee
Department of Pharmacology
The University of Michigan Medical School
1150 West Medical Center Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5632


Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2017, and will continue on a rolling basis until positions are filled.

The University of Michigan is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  Applications from qualified women, minorities and/or disabled individuals are encouraged.