Assistant Research Professor - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University a Catholic Jesuit Institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care and service is seeking an Assistant Research Professor with significant experience in nuclear receptor pharmacology and molecular biology for the Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science in the School of Medicine. The position will be in the laboratory of Dr. Thomas P. Burris and requires a Ph.D. or equivalent in a relevant field (Biology, Physiology, Pharmacology, Molecular Biology, etc.) and at least 5 years of postdoctoral experience. Projects include defining the role of various orphan receptors in disease models and the development and characterization of novel nuclear receptor ligands. Experience in one or more of the following areas are required: metabolic diseases, autoimmune diseases, CNS disorders, and oncology. It is expected that the successful candidates will develop an extramurally-funded research program. Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.

Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, application and current curriculum vitae to

All other correspondence regarding this position can be sent to:

Three letters of recommendation should be mailed to:
Thomas P. Burris, Ph.D.
William Beaumont Professor and Chairman
Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
1402 S. Grand Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63104

For more information, please visit our website:

Saint Louis University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Recruiting Range

Commensurate with experience  

Keyword Phrases

  • Pharmacol & Physiol Science
  • Assistant Research Professor
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Pharmacy / Pharmacology & Toxicology
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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