The Department of Physiology at the University of Tennessee Health Science center (UTHSC) invites applications and nominations from nationally-recognized individuals for the position of Tenure-Track Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Research. The Department of Physiology at UTHSC was recently ranked ninth out of all Physiology Departments in North America for total research funding. Current areas of research within the Department include cardiovascular disease, diabetes, gastrointestinal disease, cancer, neurodegenerative disease, and ion channels. Outstanding collaborative opportunities and excellent resources are available in the Department, the Division of Cardiology, and the Methodist Cardiovascular Institute at the UTHSC. This position comes with a competitive start-up package. The qualified candidate will have an excellent record of research accomplishments and significant extramural funding. He/she is expected to maintain a vigorous, creative, externally-funded research program that compliments that of current faculty and builds on departmental strengths. The successful candidate will have an outstanding opportunity to develop collaborative research programs across the UTHSC campus. The candidate is expected to participate in medical and graduate teaching. Applicants must have a PhD, MD, or equivalent degree. Applicants should send all relevant materials including cover letter, current CV, list of references, statement of research, and teaching philosophy via email to Vanessa Cunningham, Administrative Services Assistant, Department of Physiology, UTHSC (email@example.com). This position will remain open until filled.
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