Faculty Position at Ponce School of Medicine

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The Department of Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology at the Ponce School of Medicine (PSM) invites applications for THREE full-time faculty positions at the level of ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, and/or PROFESSOR. PSM is a private, bilingual center of higher education located in the southern coastal city of Ponce in Puerto Rico. PSM has a dynamic research program that is currently undergoing a period of aggressive growth. The Institution currently receives ~$5 million per year in NIH research funds. We have a Ph.D. program in Biomedical Sciences, and state-of-the-art Biomedical Animal Resource Facilities, as well as Imaging, Molecular, and Toxicology Core Facilities. We are seeking individuals with a Ph.D. or M.D., and postdoctoral research experience. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent research program, which complements our existing strengths in Neuroscience, Cancer, and Cardiovascular Research. An established track record in obtaining NIH grant funding is highly preferred. All applicants should have a sound publication record, and will be expected to participate in medical and graduate physiology and/or pharmacology team-taught course(s). Review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until positions are filled. Send curriculum vitae, a statement of research goals, as well as names and addresses of three references to: Dr. León Ferder Chairman Dept. of Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology Ponce School of Medicine P.O. Box 7004 Ponce, Puerto Rico 00732 E-mail: leferder@psm.edu The Ponce School of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.