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Posting Date: January 29, 2018                                                Posting End Date: Open Until Filled

Position: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Pharmacology              Location: Biomedical Sciences/CVM 

Status: Full Time    (Tenure Track or Clinical Track)

Special Qualifications
In keeping with the President’s commitment to Tuskegee University seeking “Excellence in Every Way,” the Professor of Pharmacology will possess the willingness to use their expertise to assist in the university’s efforts to be a sustainable academic organization committed to excellence.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participate in the tripartite mission of teaching, research and service
  • Participate in classroom, clinical and laboratory instruction for veterinary students, graduate students, and interns
  • Must demonstrate creative scholarship, collaborative research activities and develop innovative teaching and service programs to enhance the Department and the College
  • Advise graduate students, conduct research and attract extramural funding in area of specialty or can engage in collaborative research areas in the College (Current research interests in the College are related to cancer, drug discovery, food safety, reproductive biology and control of food intake.)
  • Provide support to the graduate program in the College, including recruitment of graduate students
  • Engage in the development of research projects for students that strengthen the department
  • Participation on College and University committees is expected  


  • DVM, or equivalent degree and PhD in Pharmacology; or Board-certified/board eligibility in the American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology (PhD in Pharmacology with veterinary medicine-related experience will be considered)
  • Applicants with demonstrated teaching effectiveness and a track record in attracting research funding are preferred 
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and demonstrate ability to work with others in a collegial diverse team environment.

Commensurate with education, training and experience; *Salary is contingent upon outside funding.

**The statements contained in this job announcement reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility.  It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. **
APPLICATIONS will be accepted in the Office of Human Resources.  Each applicant, including existing employees, should complete and submit a Tuskegee University employment application, a letter of intent, resume/CV, 3 letters of recommendation (with detailed contact information) and copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcript(s) will be required upon hire). Incomplete application and/or application packets will eliminate the possibility of an interview. Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and submit a completed application packet in order to be considered for the position. The University reserves the right not to fill the position in the event of budgetary or operational constraints.

Office of Human Resources
Attn: Employment/Recruitment
1200 West Montgomery Road
101 Kresge Center
Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, Alabama 36088
Email Address:    Fax: 334-724-4319
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer-Male/Female/Veteran/Disabled

Federal law requires identity and employment eligibility verifications on Form I-9 within three (3) business days of employment. Must be able to pass a drug screen and background check.