F/T Position of a Tenure Track/Tenured Faculty (Assistant, Associate or Professor level)

San Antonio, Texas
Jan 03, 2024
Feb 29, 2024
Requisition #23001648
Psychiatry, Research
Contract Type
Full Time

The School of Dentistry at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is seeking individuals who are interested in a full-time position of a tenure track/tenured faculty (Assistant, Associate or Professor level) to join the newly established Center for Pain Therapeutics and Addiction Research.

Applicants must have a PhD, or DDS/PhD in neuroscience and/or related biomedical sciences, with a strong publication record in Pain Therapeutics and/or Addiction Research, experience working in interdisciplinary collaborative professional environments, and have an independent NIH-funded research program that will complement the center.

The center has a group of 8-10 highly accomplished scientists/ clinicians who study various aspects of pain research. The candidate will be expected to actively collaborate with existing faculty members at the Center/University and participate in multidisciplinary teams to translate their research findings. The candidate will contribute to the mission of the School and will participate in teaching, and clinical practice if applicable, and function as an active member of the School of Dentistry and UT Health San Antonio.

The successful candidate will have access to several Centers, including an NCI-designated Mays Cancer Center, NIH-funded Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging, NIA-funded Alzheimer’s Research Center, NCAT-funded CTSA, and others along with a modern animal facility, a flow cytometry and cell sorter facility, genomics/bioinformatics, an optical imaging microscopy facility, proteomics/mass spectrometry, drug development, and other state of the art core facilities.

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter detailing your research and educational experience, curriculum vitae, and the addresses of three references to Connor McBrearty at mcbreartyc@uthscsa.edu, and apply online at the UT Health Careers Faculty applicant portal at http://uthscsa.edu/hr/employment.asp.

The positions are as follows: Open Rank School of Dentistry in the “Pain Therapeutics and Addiction Research” Open Rank (Assistant, Associate, Professor) Requisition #23001648.