Assistant/Associate Professor, Medicinal Chemistry
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - Colchester, VT

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Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS), a private institution with a 125-year tradition located in Albany, NY, is seeking applications for a faculty position at its satellite campus near Burlington, VT. A tenure-track assistant/associate professor position is available starting summer 2013 in the area of medicinal chemistry. Responsibilities include teaching in the Pharm.D. and graduate programs, establishing/maintaining an extramurally-funded research program, and participation in the service missions of the college.

Qualified applicants should have a Ph.D. in medicinal chemistry or a related discipline, postdoctoral experience, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence, graduate education, and continuing scholarship. Experience in and a willingness to teach in specific areas of pharmacology would be a plus. Preferred research orientation is the development of epigenetic drug candidates, complementing the current strengths of the department in structural biology of histone-related proteins, molecular/cell biology of cancer, computational drug design, and membrane transport. Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills are required.

ACPHS offers a comprehensive benefits package, start up funds, competitive salary, and newly remodeled laboratory space in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences. The Burlington area abounds in scenic beauty and year-round outdoor recreational opportunities.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, research plans, and contact information of three references, as one file by electronic mail to . Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.

Stefan Balaz, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences – Vermont Campus
261 Mountain View Drive
Colchester, VT 05446
(p) 802-735-2615

ACPHS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.