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Employer: Rowan University
Posted: July 29, 2014
Expires: September 26, 2014
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The Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine is seeking applications from distinguished academic scientists for the position of Chairperson of the Department of Cell Biology. Located in the greater Philadelphia area of southern New Jersey, the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine has recently expanded its facilities and is continuing to develop its campus as part of the restructuring of public higher education in medicine and the health sciences in New Jersey. The Basic Science Departments emphasize molecular biology and cellular function and are housed in a modern, fully equipped research building.

We are seeking candidates who have an outstanding track record of research achievements and previous administrative experience who are dedicated to the development of research and educational programs of high quality. The successful candidate will be expected to guide the expansion of extramurally funded research and work with the Department of Molecular Biology in joint research and graduate education programs. Present faculty research areas encompasses cell signaling, circadian rhythms, cardiovascular pathophysiology, vascular and leukocyte biology, micro RNAs, neurodegenerative diseases, ribosome biogenesis, stem cell biology and transcription mechanisms. The Department of Cell Biology participates in the instruction of both graduate and medical students. Appointment will be made at the Professor level with the anticipated start date in March 2015. Letters of application, curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of four references should be submitted to Carl E. Hock, Ph.D., Senior Associate Dean for Research and Senior Associate Dean, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Chair, Search Committee, c/o Mr. Joshua Lubin, Director of Operations, Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, One Medical Center Drive, Academic Center 305, Stratford, NJ 08084 or email:

Rowan University is a comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 14,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20-miles southeast of Philadelphia, and it has a branch campus and medical school in Camden and a second medical school in nearby Stratford. Rowan is only the second university in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical-degree granting programs. The School of Osteopathic Medicine has a faculty practice plan that serves approximately 200,000 patients throughout Southern New Jersey. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Its business incubator also supports that mission. The University boasts eight colleges--Rohrer College of Business and colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Engineering, Graduate and Continuing Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics--and has been called upon by the state to create a College of Health Sciences.

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.

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