The Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology
at the University of Toronto is accepting applications for a full-time tenure-stream
faculty appointment in the area of Clinical Pharmacology at the rank of
Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin September 1, 2019 or shortly
We are seeking an outstanding individual with
the demonstrated ability to develop an original, competitive, independent, and externally
funded research program, who will be expected to contribute significantly to
undergraduate, graduate and professional education in pharmacology. Our goal is
to recruit an academic scientist with research expertise and excellent teaching
abilities that align with one of the Department’s central research themes
around pharmacology and toxicology – http://www.pharmtox.utoronto.ca/research-platforms.
Specifically, we are interested in candidates who specialize in Clinical
Requirements include a PhD in pharmacology or a
closely related research discipline; Post-Doctoral experience; and an
established record of research excellence as demonstrated by evidence of
successful research funding, publications in leading journals, awards and
accolades, presentations at significant conferences, and evidence of superior
future research plans; as well as strong endorsements from referees of high
standing. Evidence of excellence in teaching is demonstrated through teaching
accomplishments, performance as a teaching assistant or courser instructor,
experience leading successful workshops or seminars, student mentorship,
conference presentations, as well as strong letters of reference and teaching
materials submitted with the application, including a teaching statement.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications
The University of Toronto, Canada’s largest
university, is also one of the world’s top biomedical research environments,
ranking first among North American public research universities in the number
of research publications by its health scientists. A wealth of opportunities
for basic, applied and clinical research collaborations are available with
world-class scientists throughout the Faculties of Medicine, Pharmacy,
Dentistry, Arts & Science and Engineering at the University, as well as
with those at its many affiliated hospital-based research institutes. In
addition, the city of Toronto is a vibrant, inviting, safe and multicultural
environment in which to live and work.
All qualified candidates are invited to apply by
clicking on the link below.
Applications should include a cover letter,
curriculum vitae, a detailed teaching dossier (including a statement of
teaching philosophy) evidence of superior performance in other teaching-related
activities as listed above, a research statement outlining current and future
research interests and a list of publications. Applicants must also arrange to
have three letters of reference sent directly by the referee via email (on
letterhead and signed) to firstname.lastname@example.org by
the closing date. If you have questions about this position, please
All application materials must be submitted online by clicking the link below.
Submission guidelines can be found at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply.
We recommend combining attached documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word
The closing date for applications is May 1, 2019,
and applicants should have all materials submitted by then.
For more information about our department,
please visit our home page at http://www.pharmtox.utoronto.ca
The University of Toronto is strongly committed
to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from
racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal people of
North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may
contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
As part of your application, you will be asked
to complete a brief Diversity Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information
directly related to you is confidential and cannot be accessed by search
committees or human resource staff. Results will be aggregated for
institutional planning purposes. For more information, please see http://uoft.me/UP.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to
apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.