The Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry at The University of Kansas (http://www.pharmchem.ku.edu) invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the Assistant Professor level starting the 2021-2022 academic year. The successful candidate should research interests in the design, delivery, biophysical characterization and/or analysis of vaccines, therapeutic biologics or therapeutic proteins. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent, externally funded research program that includes multidisciplinary collaborations and to participate in teaching activities in the School of Pharmacy's professional program and the in the Department's graduate program. For full announcement and to apply go to https://employment.ku.edu/academic/18330BR . Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Screening of applications will begin February 10, 2021. Applications to include a cover letter, a statement of research interests, a CV/resume and a list of three letters of reference. Address inquires about the position to Dr. Teruna Siahaan at 785-864-7327 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Dr. Christian Schöneich at 785-864-4880 (email@example.com). KU is an EO/AAE, full policy at http://policy.ku.edu/IOA/nondiscrimination
1. A Doctorate degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences or related discipline such as e.g., Chemistry Biochemistry, Molecular Biosciences, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, or Bioengineering.
2. Demonstrated research interests in the design, delivery, biophysical characterization and/or analysis of vaccines, therapeutic biologics or therapeutic proteins. Communication of interest or future interest in innovation and entrepreneurship.
3. Strong commitment to the maintenance of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education.
4. Ability to foster and maintain collegial relationships with students, support staff, faculty, and administrators.
Preferred Qualifications: Evidence of interest in collaborative research. Interested in training graduate students, postdocs, and visiting scholars.
About University of Kansas School of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
A collaborative research environment within the Department and with other Departments of the University will expose students to a wide array of modern research in the pharmaceutical sciences, invaluable for a successful career in the chosen field.