Faculty Position in Pharmacology

Columbia University New York Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Therapeutics

United States

Job Requisition Number 00001892

Position Title Faculty - All Ranks

Department PHA Pharmacology

Division Pharmacology

Location Medical Center

Summary Description

The Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Therapeutics at Columbia University in the City of New York is seeking candidates for tenured/tenure-track faculty positions. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have demonstrated excellence in research. The faculty appointment will be in the Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons (VP&S) of Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC) and Columbia University (CU).

The Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Therapeutics has launched a major recruitment initiative under the leadership of its new chairperson, Dr. Cory Abate-Shen. We are seeking to expand research in basic cellular mechanisms and signaling pathways, with an emphasis on those having demonstrable clinical relevance or translational impact. Research areas span a wide range of interests in pharmacology as broadly defined, with particular emphasis on chemical biology, pharmacogenomics, cellular metabolism, metabolomics, drug discovery, and systems pharmacology. Candidates should have demonstrated a high level of productivity in their field of interest and the ability to secure external funding. They will be expected to develop an internationally recognized extramurally funded research program and be committed to the education mission of the Department.

Successful candidates will have a laboratory in newly renovated space at CUIMC. Faculty in the Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Therapeutics are associated with the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, hold membership in numerous Institutes and Centers such as the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, The Institute of Human Nutrition, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, and the Motor Neuron Center, and have the opportunity to interact with faculty at Columbia University’s Morningside and Manhattanville Campuses.

Minimum Degree Required
Ph.D. and/or MD degree

Minimum Qualifications
Must demonstrate the ability to develop an internationally recognized extramural funded research program.

Additional Information

Required Documents:

• Cover Letter
• Curriculum Vitae (five pages maximum)
• Statement of Research with description of significant research accomplishments and future research plans (four pages maximum)
• Minimum of three (maximum of five) letters of reference

First consideration will be given to applications received by November 15, 2020, but applications will be accepted after this date.

Columbia University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

RAPS posting date 09/22/2020

EEO Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

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Supplemental Questions
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Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover Letter
  • List of References
  • Statement of Research
  • Optional Documents
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Writing Sample/Publication 1
  • Writing Sample/Publication 2
  • Research Abstract

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