The Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center is offering a two-year academic fellowship in Hematology and Oncology Translational Pharmacology and Nanoparticle Drug Development.
Research Areas include antineoplastic pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and translational development of small molecule and nanoparticle/carrier-mediated agent drugs. The fellow will gain experience in all areas of research, ranging from grant writing to abstract and manuscript submission, and is expected to present research findings at scientific meetings. The fellow will have the opportunity to conduct preclinical and clinical investigations, including phase I/II trials, utilization of pre-clinical model systems, and analytical, molecular and phenotypic technologies. For more information see pharmacy.unc.edu/academics/fellowships/oncology-ar/
Relevant coursework, clinical service, and experience is preferred.
Application requirements: CV, letter of interest, unofficial transcripts, and three professional letters of recommendation. See pharmacydpetfellowships.web.unc.edu/for instructions on submitting an application.
The application deadline is January 1, 2020.
Appointment includes a UNC benefits package and an annual stipend of $48,500.
About Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
At the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, everything we do begins and ends with a patient in mind. We are preparing the next generation of scientists, clinicians and practitioners to discover solutions to the world’s most challenging health care issues. Throughout our history, the School has built a reputation for cutting edge research, rigorous training programs, and outstanding faculty, staff, and students. A world-class university, a model Area Health Education Center (AHEC) system, an award-winning hospital system, and an international center for pharmaceutical research and development, and close proximity to the Research Triangle Park, creates one of the most dynamic centers of learning in the nation. The School is one of five health affairs schools on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and benefits from close collaborations with many on-campus research programs, including the Carolina Center for Genome Sciences, the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Center for Infectious Diseases, and the McAllister Heart Institute. The School is the number one ranked pharmacy program based on the U.S. News & World Report ranking and is one of the leaders among schools of pharmacy in research funding.