New UA Endowed Professorship in Pharmacogenomics

Full/Associate Professor (T/TE) Endowed Professorship of Pharmacogenomics 

Position Summary: 

The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy in Tucson AZ is seeking a translational scientist to lead a vigorous, highly collaborative research program focused in pharmacogenomics. The successful candidate for the Full/Associate Professor (T/TE) Endowed Professorship of Pharmacogenomics will have an outstanding record of scientific achievement in the discovery and/or clinical translation of biomarkers to guide drug treatment. The successful candidate will also be expected to assemble a team of junior scientists with complementary expertise and resources to enhance university-wide research efforts in precision medicine. We are particularly interested in applicants working in the fields of clinical implementation of pharmacogenomics, biomarker discovery, electronic medical records research, systems pharmacology, and computational biology. 

The successful candidate will benefit from the state-of-the-art and continually expanding research environment at UA, which offers established expertise in translational research and precision medicine. As a site for the All of US Research Program, UA has a reputation as a national leader in precision medicine and pharmacogenomics. The UA College of Pharmacy, with campuses in both Tucson and Phoenix, is regarded as one of the premier colleges of pharmacy in the nation. 

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans, life insurance and disability programs; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more! 

Tucson is a rapidly growing and diverse metropolitan area that offers a wide range of affordable housing, many cultural and recreational opportunities, excellent schools, and a strong economy. 

The University of Arizona has been listed by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers in the United States and WorldatWork and the Arizona Department of Health Services have recognized us for our innovative work-life programs.  

Minimum Qualifications:

Renowned translational scientist with a terminal doctoral degree (PharmD, MD, PhD) and a sustained record of funded research and scholarship in pharmacogenomics 

Salary:

Salary commensurate with AACP/AAMC public school benchmarks

Please apply at UACareers | job posting number F21666