Assistant Professor - Pathology (90002106)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7059248 (Ref.No. 964-en_US)
Posted: August 12, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Division: Pathology & Immunology (80001015) 

Department: Pathology (90002106) 

Employment Duration: Full-time 

Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:

Baylor ( is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service. Located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (Texas Medical Center), Baylor is affiliated with multiple educational, healthcare and research affiliates (Baylor Affiliates).


The Center for Drug Discovery ( is a strategic research center established at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) in Houston, Texas. The mission of the Center for Drug Discovery is to establish novel discovery technologies that enable rapid and cost-effective drug discovery within the academic community. Central to our vision is the continued establishment of a small-molecule discovery platform using a DNA-encoded chemistry approach. The team, led by scientists with drug discovery experience in academia and the pharmaceutical and biotech industry. BCM is located in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center and offers a highly interactive environment and a strong infrastructure for research and career development.

Job Responsibilities:

As a member of this multidisciplinary team, you will:

  • Develop an active research program focused on drug metabolism and using chemical biology approaches.
  • Function as the Assistant Director of the NMR and Drug Metabolism Core and collaborate with faculty in the CDD, at BCM, and in the TMC.
  • Submit grants and obtain grant funding.
Additional Responsibilities
  • Perform experiments relevant to drug metabolism.
  • Publish papers from his own laboratory research and in collaboration with others.
  • Teach classes and give local, regional, national, and international presentations.
  • Mentor students, technicians, postdocs, staff scientists, and faculty.
  • Work closely with investigators in the Center for Drug Discovery.
  • Attend weekly meetings of the Center for Drug Discovery.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.


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