Assistant Professor - School of Pharmacy

Buffalo, NY


The Department of Pharmaceutical, Social, and Administrative Sciences in the D’Youville School of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in molecular pharmacology at the rank of Assistant Professor.

The successful candidate will engage in teaching, research, and service to the college and community.  The candidate is expected to teach graduate-level courses in the PharmD program focusing on the molecular basis for the therapeutic and adverse actions of drugs and how they are applied to the clinical context of diagnosis, therapy selection, and monitoring.  We are seeking candidates with a research emphasis and strong publication record on the molecular therapeutics for RGS2 and AGS1 protein regulation of G protein coupled receptors.

Minimum Requirements

PhD in molecular pharmacology, three years of postdoctoral experience, and three years of pharmacology teaching experience at the university level.

To Apply

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter summarizing professional experience, curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research plans, teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references if needed.  

About the Institution

D’Youville is a highly regarded private college and research institution with a rich history located on the vibrant West Side of Buffalo adjacent to a growing downtown with year-round cultural events and outdoor recreation. While preparing students for the 21st-century, D’Youville excels at helping students reach their career goals as change agents, doing well for themselves and their communities by doing good. Under the leadership of President Lorrie Clemo, the university is moving boldly forward through a dynamic and integrated planning process to strengthen the institution and positively impact the student experience and surrounding community.

Founded in 1908, the Grey Nuns named the college after the Patron Saint Marguerite D’Youville and committed to making it a compassionate place of learning for those from underrepresented populations. That commitment and tradition continue today. D’Youville was the first college in Western New York to offer baccalaureate degree programs for women. With a long Catholic history, D’Youville welcomes students of every culture, background, and faith and is a place where different faith traditions can be openly shared and respected. Coeducational since 1971, D’Youville strives to expand opportunities for diverse learners, including adults, first-generation, low-income, and other students historically underrepresented in higher education.

Today, D’Youville features an urban, growing campus community of 3,000 students and offers more than 50 majors in undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral studies including advanced certificates and accelerated learning programs. Featuring degrees in healthcare, business, and the liberal arts, D’Youville encourages students to balance their learning with activities that integrate community service with coursework. D’Youville’s proud graduates have the academic strengths necessary for careers that make a difference and the skills to be leaders for the world. To learn more about D’Youville, please visit