Applications are invited for tenure track faculty positions with state salary support in the Department of Physiology & Biophysics at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Applicants will be considered for ranks of assistant, associate or full professor and must have a PhD and/or MD degree with appropriate postdoctoral research experience. Successful candidates will have significant extramural research funding and demonstrated scholarly productivity.
We are seeking individuals who have research interests that complement existing areas of excellence in cardiovascular, renal, and neuroendocrine physiology, and the pathophysiology of obesity, metabolic, cardiovascular and kidney diseases. Successful candidates will devote at least 90% effort to their research program. The large group of researchers in the department offers excellent opportunities for collaboration at molecular, cellular, or systems levels of integration.
The department offers generous laboratory space and excellent core facilities in the new state-of-the-art Arthur C. Guyton Research Center. Faculty members receive highly competitive salaries and excellent start-up packages. Additional information about the department and its faculty can be found here. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, including current extramural research funding to:
Dr. John E. Hall
Department of Physiology and Biophysics
University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 N. State St.
Jackson, MS 39216-4505.
All applications will be treated confidentially. Equal opportunity employer, M/F/D/V
For more information regarding available postdoctoral fellowships here at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, please click on the following links:
Mississippi Center for Obesity Research and Department of Physiology and Biophysics
Mississippi Center for Heart Research
Any other opportunities can be found here.
2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39216
General Information: 601-984-1000
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