The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics at The University of Iowa invites applications for tenure track twelve-month Assistant/Associate/Full Professor faculty positions in Physical Pharmacy. Qualified applicants will establish, or will have established, a distinguished research program in physical pharmacy. Rank of appointment, with or without tenure, will be based on the qualifications of the candidate. A successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain a nationally recognized research program through securing external research funding and demonstrating an exceptional record of published scholarship. Candidates whose research interests complement existing expertise in the department as it applies to design and formulation of novel drug delivery systems are strongly encouraged to apply.
A successful candidate will also have a genuine passion for student instruction as well as graduate education, and will be expected to contribute to the professional, graduate and undergraduate teaching programs resident in the College of Pharmacy.
The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics currently consists of 20 faculty members, and more than 60 graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and visiting scientists who participate in the educational and research programs within the department. The College of Pharmacy is home to The University of Iowa Pharmaceuticals, which is the largest and most experienced university-affiliated FDA-registered pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in the United States developing, manufacturing, and testing sterile and non-sterile dosage forms. UIP has a 40-year history of successful drug product development services and has been instrumental in the development of numerous, currently- marketed prescription drug products. Candidates who research interests compliment or align with formulation development or pharmaceutical manufacturing are strongly encouraged to apply.
Applicants should submit a cover letter describing their interests and unique accomplishments, their curriculum vitae, a concise description of their proposed research and teaching and a list of three references. First review of applications is scheduled to begin on or about June 1 and will continue throughout the search process. The position will remain open until filled. Specific questions about this position should be directed to: Professor Robert J. Kerns or Professor Dale Eric Wurster, Co-chairs, Search Committee, Division of Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics, College of Pharmacy, 115 S. Grand Ave., University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, 52242,( email@example.com ; firstname.lastname@example.org ).
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.