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Employment Opportunities

The Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Miss., invites applications for two new tenure-track positions at the assistant or associate professor level. 

Candidates must hold a PhD, PharmD and/or MD degree and will be expected to maintain an extramurally funded research program and participate in our graduate, medical and/or dental teaching programs. Preference will be given to applicants with extramural funding and research interests using molecular and cellular approaches to identify new genes, targets, and treatments for dementia, hypertension, diabetes, various causes of cancer and cancer drug development, Women's Health Research, neurodegenerative diseases, stroke or pregnancy related disorders.  

The salaries for both positions are fully funded and will come with a competitive start-up package. The department has core facilities for mass spec, histology, confocal and ultrasound imaging and access to an institutional cutting-edge genomics facility. Click here for more information about the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology.  

Review of applications will begin in July 2017 and continue until the positions are filled. Send Curriculum Vitae and contact information for three references to:  

  • Chair of the Search Committee
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
    University of Mississippi Medical Center
    2500 N. State St.
    Jackson, MS 39216-4505 
    EOE, M/F/D/V