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Stark Professor of Pharmacology

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

PLease include a cover letter the describes your research goals, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three references.

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Position Details

Title Stark Professor of Pharmacology
Specific Title
Appointment Type Tenure Track Faculty
Department IUSM - Pharmacology & Toxicology
Campus IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
Position Summary

The Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology at the Indiana University of Medicine in Indianapolis invites applications from outstanding individuals for a senior faculty position. A Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and tenure track faculty experience are required. Preference will be given to individuals with outstanding scholarship in the fields neuropharmacology and neuroscience. Competitive start-up packages include ample laboratory space and access to exceptional core research facilities. The successful candidate will have a strong record of publications and of attaining peer-reviewed funding as a principle investigator in the fields of pharmacology and neuroscience. The scientific environment at the School of Medicine and in the Department is highly interactive and productive with ties on campus to other Basic Science and Clinical Departments, as well as Research Centers and Institutes. Outstanding core facilities are also available.

Basic Qualifications

Current tenured or tenure track position
PhD and/or MD degree
Currently funded research program in neuropharmacology and neuroscience

Department Contact for Questions

Lisa King

Additional Qualifications
Special Instructions

PLease include a cover letter the describes your research goals, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three references.

Priority Application Review Deadline
Expected Start Date
OAA # IUSM001742016

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Personal Contact: At Professional Meeting or Conference
    • Personal Contact: Direct Contact by Search Committee
    • Personal Contact: Referred by colleague or advisor
    • Personal Contact: School of Medicine recruiter
    • Personal Contact: IUHP Physician Recruiter
    • Announcement: Other Journal or Magazine
    • Announcement: Other Website
  2. * Are you a dual career partner (your partner or spouse is already being recruited)?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. List Of References
Optional Documents