College of Pharmacy Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Associate or Full Professor - Toxicology - Tenured or Tenure-Track


The Department of Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences, in collaboration with the Center for Nuclear Receptors and Cell Signaling, at the University of Houston is accepting applications for a senior level tenure-track faculty position in Toxicology at either the Associate Professor or Professor level. The search is focused on adding toxicological expertise in the research areas of drug-induced toxicity, nuclear receptors and regulation of drug metabolism, endocrine disruption, and developmental toxicology. Eligible candidates must have an earned doctoral degree, postdoctoral experience and a strong track record for establishing and maintaining an excellent extramurally-funded research program.

The successful candidate will be provided lab space in the new state-of-the-art facilities of the Center and will receive a generous start-up package through the State of Texas' National Research University Fund. Department faculty members teach in the Pharm.D. professional program and also participate in departmental Ph.D. programs in Pharmacology and Pharmaceutics. The University of Houston is Carnegie-designated Tier I public research university and also is a member institution of the world-renowned Texas Medical Center. Texas Medical Center is the home to major academic research institutions with basic and translational research programs in cancer, genomics/proteomics, cardiovascular medicine, and neuroscience.

Application Procedures:

Applications will be accepted beginning March 17, 2014 and search will continue until the position is filled. Interested individuals should send a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a document describing his/her research program, and the names of three references with postal and e-mail addresses, telephone and FAX numbers electronically in PDF format to:

Ming Hu, Ph.D. , Chair, Search Committee
University of Houston
College of Pharmacy
Houston, TX, 77204-503 7
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Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action:

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.