The Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics of McGill University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. The candidate should have a demonstrated track-record of research excellence and a strong commitment to teaching undergraduate, graduate, and medical students.
We are particularly interested in creative candidates with established research interests in the fields of toxicology and pharmacology in any disease context. Applicants with track records and future interests in safety pharmacology, molecular and/or environmental toxicology, or systems biology approaches are particularly encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate will become a member of the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics. The Department is a research-intensive unit committed to excellence in training of undergraduate and graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows. Members of the Department are leaders in molecular pharmacology and toxicology, drug design and development, and drug-environment interactions. For a complete list of our research activities and areas, please see: https://www.mcgill.ca/pharma/.
The Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics is proud to host a respectful, multi-disciplinary and inclusive work setting in its multiple areas of activity, which includes the training of a diverse group of students. The Department sits within the McGill School of Biomedical Sciences (SBMS: https://www.mcgill.ca/sbms/). The nine units within the School bring together internationally renowned researchers in all areas of biomedical research and provide a stimulating, collaborative research environment with top-notch, multidisciplinary training programs and access to state of the art core platforms.
The successful applicant will be expected to: establish and grow an externally-funded innovative research program that complements and integrates with existing strengths within the Department; train graduate students and postdoctoral fellows; contribute to undergraduate, graduate, and medical teaching. McGill faculty members are also expected to contribute to service activities within their units, the University, and the wider scholarly community. A commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion is also expected.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree (or equivalent qualification) with a strong background in toxicology/pharmacology/drug development and should have postdoctoral research training. A history and spirit of collaboration is an asset.
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