The Division of Molecular Pharmaceutics in the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy is seeking to fill a fixed-term research faculty position at the rank of Professor. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in drug development with deep knowledge of the nanomedicine field. The selected candidate will have appointments in the Division of Molecular Pharmaceutics in the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center ( LCCC ).
The ideal candidate will possess MD & PhD degrees.
Qualifications and Experience
The ideal candidate will possess previous exposure to management of a large center and institution in an academic environment. The ability to manage complex administrative and financial issues is key to the success of this individual. Individual needs to have full knowledge of establishing web presence and communication plan for members of the Center for Nanotechnology & Drug Delivery ( CNDD ). This position will involve active participation in teaching in the Nanomedicine field as well as in scientific discussions and grant writing to help members of the CNDD . Prior experience in grant writing and leading large programs is a plus. This position involves interaction with a large and diverse group of individuals both in the institution and outside; thus, good oral and written skills for effective communication are required. One of the key duties is to help guide faculty in matters of entrepreneurship and licensing efforts; direct experience in these matters is required. In addition, this individual should have extensive exposure to establishing and negotiating industrial partnerships.
Women and members of minority groups are encouraged to apply. Qualified candidates should apply at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/10207 and attach the following materials: cover letter, CV, detailed statement of research program and interests, and the names and contact information of three references. Cover letter and any questions should be addressed to:
Xiao Xiao, PhD
Chair, Search Committee
Division of Molecular Pharmaceutics
UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer.