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Assistant Professor

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Individuals who wish to nominate a candidate should submit a letter of nomination, including the name, position, address, telephone number and email address of the nominee to: Stefan Balaz, Ph.D., D. Sc., Chair Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - Vermont Campus 261 Mountain View Drive | Colchester, VT 05446 Email: Stefan.Balaz@acphs.edu

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Assistant Professor
Employment Type Faculty
Employment Status Full Time
Bi-weekly Hours
Appointment Length 9.5 Month
Duration of Appointment
Semester Appointment Term
Position Summary

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 full-time, 9.5 month, non-tenure track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at its satellite campus near Burlington, VT. We seek candidates with expertise in computational drug design, to strengthen the department’s research in exploration and modulation of epigenetic targets. This orientation will complement existing expertise in structural biology of histone-related proteins, chemical biology of sirtuins, proteomics probing epigenetic mechanisms of alcohol abuse, and membrane transport. Teaching in the courses related to the education and expertise at a load comparable to other department faculty is expected.

Required Qualifications

Qualified applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in chemistry, pharmaceutics, pharmacology or a related discipline with relevant postdoctoral experience.
Successful candidates will be strongly committed to excellence in teaching in the Pharm.D. and graduate programs, and positioned to establish an extramurally-funded research program and participate in a sustained, collaborative research program. Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills are required.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred research orientation is the structure-based development of epigenetic drug candidates using atomistic simulations.

Physical Demands

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number Fac0652014
Desired Start Date 07/01/2018
Position End Date (if temporary)
Open Date 02/26/2018
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Individuals who wish to nominate a candidate should submit a letter of nomination, including the name, position, address, telephone number and email address of the nominee to:

Stefan Balaz, Ph.D., D. Sc., Chair
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences – Vermont Campus
261 Mountain View Drive | Colchester, VT 05446
Email: Stefan.Balaz@acphs.edu

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Intent
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Research Plans
  4. List of References
  5. Statement of Teaching Interests
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation (1)
  2. Letter of Recommendation (2)
  3. Letter of Recommendation (3)
  4. Letter of Recommendation (4)

Supplemental Questions

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