Job Duties:

Academic opportunities include teaching in medical pharmacology and toxicology, managing on-line courses of instruction in pharmacotherapeutics, and delivering graduate and/or professional level courses in pharmacology and toxicology within the School of Medicine and/or for other units within the Division of Health Sciences and the University.

This position will also contribute to the development of the department through service and research.

Even through the primary effort will be instruction, research collaboration with other investigators is encouraged.

Special Instructions To Application:

East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of Interest
  • List of Three References (noting contact information)

Minimum Education/Experience:

  • Ph.D. in pharmacology/toxicology or a related biomedical discipline.
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching.
  • Outstanding leadership skills

Position Number: 965007

Organizational Unit Overview:

The Department of Pharmacology consists of 11 full-time faculty members, 7 full-time Research Technicians, two full-time secretaries and thirteen graduate students.

The department teaches Medical Pharmacology and Therapeutics to medical and graduate students and teaches Pharmacology students in the School of Dental Medicine and the College of Nursing.

A wide variety of specialized courses for graduate students are also taught. The educational objective of the department is to provide a sound basic foundation upon which students may build rational approaches to drug therapy regardless of the area of medical or surgical specialization.

The graduate program through the Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences with a concentration in Pharmacology and Toxicology is broadly based to prepare students for careers in academics, research, government, industry and medicine.

In addition to their teaching duties, each of the faculty is encouraged to perform research in his/her area of expertise.

Faculty are expected to apply for grant support and to publish results of their research in professional journals.