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Assistant or Associate Professor (Tenure-Track)

The Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Texas A&M University invites high caliber applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, depending on experience and qualifications. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain a strong extramurally funded research program, commit to the philosophy of shared governance by demonstrated service to the Department, College and University and contribute significantly to the teaching of undergraduate/graduate and/or professional courses in physiology or related disciplines. Either a Ph.D., a D.V.M. or a M.D. and a research focus in the field of biomedical sciences is required.

We are seeking highly qualified candidates with research interests similar to those of our faculty, which include: toxicology, neuroscience, reproductive biology, cardiovascular sciences, regenerative medicine, osteogenesis, cell biology, pharmacology, developmental biology and epigenetics. Preference will be given to vibrant, energetic candidates who can integrate multiple research interests with their own. Many opportunities for intra-and inter-departmental collaboration are available and highly encouraged.

The Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology at Texas A&M University is a nationally recognized leader in the field of biomedical research and has outstanding programs devoted to teaching, research and service. The College serves approximately 2000 students in a dynamic undergraduate program in Biomedical Sciences, 300 graduate students and 500 students in the DVM professional program. Texas A&M University is situated in College Station, Texas, which along with its neighboring city of Bryan, makes up a community of approximately 170,000 residents. The twin city area is known for its family-friendly environment, affordable living, and proximity to three major Texas cities: Houston, Austin, and Dallas. For more information about Texas A&M University, please visit http://www.tamu.edu/.

Texas A&M University and the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences respects all members of the community and promotes an environment of inclusion where all students, faculty, and staff are inspired and empowered to achieve their full potential. The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and service, to the mission of diversity and excellence within the academic community. Texas A&M University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, with anticipation of completion by October 1, 2016. Applicants should send a letter outlining their research and teaching/mentoring qualifications, a current curriculum vitae, as well as, the names and complete contact information of three references.  All applications and accompanying documentation must be submitted by e-mail to: VTPPJobSearch@cvm.tamu.edu.