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Academic position in Pharmacometrics - UoMN

From: Richard Brundage <brund001>
Date: Sat, 19 Nov 2016 10:22:12 -0800

*Tenure Track Assistant/Associate Professor - Pharmacometrics*

*Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, *

*College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota*

The University of Minnesota’s College of Pharmacy, Department of
Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology (ECP) invites applications for the
position of Assistant or Associate Professor with a focus in
Pharmacometrics. We are seeking individuals who will complement our
existing strengths in pharmacometrics by contributing field-shaping science
to the areas of quantitative systems pharmacology, systems biology, disease
modeling, methodological or computational skills related to
pharmacometrics. Successful candidates will possess an earned doctorate
(e.g., Pharm.D., M.D., Ph.D.), and must have research experience that will
enable the establishment of a program of clinical/translational research.
The candidate will also interact with members of other disciplines,
schools, centers and research groups at the University to advance our
capacity to make significant contributions to quantitative systems
pharmacology. Ideal candidates will understand the profession of pharmacy;
complement other departmental strengths including pharmacogenomics, drug
metabolism and pharmacotherapeutic research expertise within select
therapeutic areas; and contribute to the instruction of professional
pharmacy and graduate students.

A record of strong academic, industrial, or organizational leadership and
collaboration, as well as evidence of excellent teaching and communication
skills will strengthen the application. Candidates must be eligible for
appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor at the time of
employment. The University of Minnesota offers an exceptional benefit
package including the faculty retirement program and excellent medical,
dental and disability insurance programs. A competitive salary and
start-up package are offered commensurate with the candidate’s expe=
and skills.

Our faculty are committed to our common mission which is to advance the
science, teaching, and practice of human pharmacology and therapeutics to
improve the safe, effective, and economical use of medications in
patients. Our faculty are also committed to the education of Pharm.D. and
graduate students who together, with our staff, work to discover, apply and
disseminate new knowledge to support our mission. Candidates who share our
Department’s commitment to outstanding research, innovative teachin=
g and
leadership in the optimization of drug therapy, are encouraged to apply. T=
UMN College of Pharmacy has distinguished itself on the basis of its
national and international reputation as the 2nd highest ranked College of
Pharmacy according to the U.S. News & World Report, and recently as
the 3rd ranked
School of Pharmacy in terms of research funding according to the American
Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. It is located within one of the
largest academic health centers in the U.S., with nationally recognized
programs in public health, medicine, nursing, dentistry, and veterinary

Major campus research facilities include a Clinical and Translational
Science Institute, the University of Minnesota Super Computing Institute,
Genomics Center and Comprehensive Cancer Center. The Department houses
the Clinical Pharmacology Analytical Services facility, the Center for
Forecasting Drug Response and other specialty centers including the
Institute of Personalized Medicine. In addition, numerous affiliated
health care systems with exceptional research and educational programs
partner with the College. The Twin Cities also has a large number of
cutting-edge biomedical companies eager to collaborate with the
academic community.
The close proximity of the College to this research-rich environment
provides unequaled opportunity for faculty to excel.

The initial review of applications will begin on December 01, 2016;
however, applications and nominations will be accepted until the position i=
filled. For specific questions about this position, please contact the
search chair, Richard Brundage, Pharm.D., Ph.D. brund001

Your complete application should include:

1. Your curriculum vitae,

2. Your letter of interest.. The letter of interest should explain
your qualifications for the position.

3. A statement of research goals (attached as "Additional Document").

Arrange for three letters of recommendation (electronic copies are
preferred) to be sent separately to: c/o Darren Hoff at DKHoff

Or recommendation letters can be sent to:

University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy

c/o Darren Hoff

5-130 Weaver Densford Hall

308 Harvard Street SE

Minneapolis, MN 55455-0343

*All applicants must apply via the University of Minnesota Online

*System by selecting the link below:*

Apply for Assistant/Associate Professor (Tenure-Track)

*The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer*
Richard C. Brundage, PharmD, PhD, FISoP
Professor, Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology
Distinguished University Teaching Professor
University of Minnesota
717 Delaware St SE; Room 464
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Received on Sat Nov 19 2016 - 13:22:12 EST

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