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Mossberg Distinguished Professorship invitation to apply or nominate

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

The KU School of Pharmacy’s Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology is accepting applications and nominations for a tenured distinguished professor at the full professor level.

We are looking for an individual with a strong research program in Alzheimer’s disease or closely related area. The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D., M.D., or D.V.M., have an exceptional record of externally funded research and previous teaching experience at the undergraduate and/or graduate level. The person appointed to this position is expected to lead or participate in collaborative research projects. The position comes with state-supported salary for nine months and opportunity for grant-supported summer salary for an additional three months. 

Excellent university-shared core research facilities that houses specialized scientific instruments and provide expert consultation and services to investigators, a generous start-up package and endowed funds support the position. 

Applications review begins March 1 and will continue until the position is filled. The University of Kansas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Under-represented minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

For more information and to apply, go to: Mossberg Distinguished Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology.

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2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to Kansans in need during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU