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 at the web site: http://physiology.umc.edu/. 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
The Mississippi Center for Heart Research is recruiting for multiple immediate postdoctoral fellow positions in either the pre-faculty or pre-industry categories. Our center is dedicated to performing cardiovascular research that involves: 1) developing multidimensional approaches to examine the mechanisms whereby the cardiovascular system responds to stress or injury; 2) applying the knowledge gained to develop therapeutic strategies to prevent, slow, or reverse the progression of cardiovascular disease; 3) disseminating our results to scientific, medical, and general communities and educating new generations of cardiovascular scientists; and 4) educating the next generation of scientists.
Candidates (MD and/or PhD) must have solid experience with contemporary techniques, preferably with emphasis in cardiovascular physiology. Expertise with rodent cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, proteomics, cell and molecular biology, cell metabolism, or computational biology approaches is preferred. Suitable candidates must also have excellent organizational and communication skills, be enthusiastic about their work, and be highly motivated to succeed. Positions are available in the laboratories of the following principal investigators:
Our laboratories are located in the Arthur C. Guyton Research Building. The selected candidates will receive training in a highly collaborative environment and state-of-the-art facilities. Salaries are competitive and there is an opportunity to advance to a faculty position. Applicants should send a cover letter including a brief statement of research interests and career goals, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to Kim Martin at email@example.com. All postdoctoral appointments are designated as security sensitive positions. The University of Mississippi Medical Center is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V
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