School of Medicine
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Faculty Positions in Translational Sensory Neuroscience and Cancer
The Department of Biomedical Sciences in the Creighton University School of Medicine invites
applications for multiple tenure-track positions at the ranks of Assistant, Associate and Full Professor.
The department is under new leadership to further strengthen existing research programs by establishing
centers on translational sensory neuroscience and cancer. Special consideration will be given to those (1)
utilizing various translational approaches to auditory diseases, including drug development, gene therapy,
genomic predisposition, animal models and clinical applications; or (2) examining aspects of signaling,
gene regulation, and genome function in cancer with a focus on the identifcation of novel targets and
computer-aided strategies for drug design. Appointees will be expected to conduct a vigorous independent
research program and participate in graduate and professional student teaching. Generous laboratory
space with equipment, competitive start-up funding, and state-of-the art core facilities will be provided.
Applicants for junior positions should have a Ph.D., M.D., or M.D./Ph. D. degree; postdoctoral training with
signifcant research accomplishment; and scholarly promise. Applicants for senior positions should also
have a record of extramural funding. Application materials, including a CV, brief summaries of research
plans and teaching interests, a personal mission statement on how research and teaching activities will
refect Creighton’s Catholic, Jesuit mission (see https://www.creighton.edu/about/mission), and three
letters of recommendation should be sent through the following website: http://careers.creighton.edu.
Applications will be screened immediately and will continue to be accepted until the positions are flled.
Creighton University is a located on 139 beautiful acres near downtown Omaha. The School of Medicine
is one of nine schools and colleges at Creighton University including professional schools of Business,
Law, Nursing, Dentistry, Pharmacy and Health Professions, and the Graduate School. Founded in 1878,
Creighton University is a Catholic, Jesuit institution with an enrollment of approximately 7,000 students
that has earned the top spot in U. S. News & World Report magazine’s college ranking for Midwest Regional
Universities for 15 consecutive years. In addition, neighboring Boys Town National Research Hospital and
University of Nebraska Medical Center provide ample collaborative opportunities.
Creighton University is an Equal Opportunity, Affrmative Action Educational Institution and Employer,
and title IX University. Applications from minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are
The Department of Biological Sciences at the
University of Arkansas invites applications for
a tenure-track Assistant Professor faculty
position in Disease Ecology (Posting #F371P).
We seek candidates that address the ecology of
infectious disease, or host-pathogen interactions
in non-domesticated animals or plants.
Requirements include: Ph.D. in biological
sciences or related feld, post-doctoral experience
in ecology, evolutionary biology, or related feld,
and demonstrated research accomplishments.
Expectations: establish externally funded
research program, publish original research in
peer-reviewed scientifc journals, contribute to
undergraduate/graduate education, and service.
All applicants must submit cover letter/letter of
application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement,
research statement, and contact information for
Visit http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/23744 for
full position announcement and application
instructions. See: http://biology.uark.edu for
departmental information. Submit complete
applications by December 17, 2017 for full
consideration. Late applications will be reviewed
as necessary to fll the position. Search committee
chair: Dr. J.D. Willson ( email@example.com).
The UA is AA/EO Employer/Veterans/
FACULTY POSITION IN CANCER
Applications are invited for a tenure track
appointment as Assistant Professor,
Associate Professor or Professor in the
Duke University School of Medicine. This
position represents an exciting partnership
hire between the Department of Pathology
and the Department of Pharmacology and
Cancer Biology. We seek individuals with
an innovative research program in any area
related to cancer.
Applicants should submit a curriculum
vitae, a brief statement of past research
accomplishments and future research
interests, and arrange to have three letters
of recommendation submitted via https://
Complete applications (including letters of
reference) submitted by January 31, 2018 will
receive full consideration.
Duke University is an Affrmative Action/
Equal Opportunity Employer.
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