Health Professions

College of Pharmacy

Faculty Position in Pharmaceutical Sciences

We are expanding our pharmaceutical sciences program and invite applications for a full time probationary tenure track position in Pharmacokinetics-Biopharmaceutics at the assistant professor level. A PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences or a related field is required.  A pharmacy degree and relevant teaching and post-doctoral research experience are desirable. The position is available August 1, 2005.

The College of Pharmacy offers a fully accredited, problem‑based learning (PBL) curriculum. The successful applicant will provide lectures, serve as a discipline expert and assist in the development of cases that integrate basic and pharmaceutical sciences with clinical practice and pharmaceutical care. Development of an extramurally funded independent research program is expected. Excellent opportunities exist to participate/collaborate in interdisciplinary research. Other responsibilities include participation in scholarly and service activities.

The College of Pharmacy (www.dal.ca/pharmacy) is one of nine schools within the Faculty of Health Professions.  Dalhousie University is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, a modern and exciting port city. Our province offers substantial lifestyle advantages with festivals and events, music, theatre and outdoor activities such as camping, golf, hiking, parks and ocean beaches (http://www.novascotia.com/default.htm).

Interested individuals should submit a letter of application, a short description of research interests, curriculum vita, and the name, address, phone number, and e-mail address of three references to: Prof. Rita Caldwell, Director, College of Pharmacy, 5968 College Street, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 3J5, fax (902) 494-1396, e-mail: Rita.Caldwell@Dal.Ca. Review of applications will begin February 1, 2005 and continue until the position is filled.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.


Position: Leader, Pharmacology

Location: 6660 NW Marine Drive, Vancouver, BC. Canada

Company Description:

Inimex Pharmaceuticals Inc. is developing new medicines based on a novel approach to preventing and treating infections that will overcome the issues associated with antibiotic drug resistance. Our mission is to discover, develop, and commercialize new medicines based on the selective enhancement of innate immunity. Our work will lead to New Approaches and New Medicines for patients and physicians worldwide.

At Inimex our goal is to attract the best and brightest candidates and provide them with challenging and exciting opportunities for career growth. We are committed to the personal and career development of our team members and believe strongly that our success is the direct result of teamwork and our common vision.

Position Description:

Reporting to the Director of Target Discovery and Validation, the Leader of Pharmacology will lead a small team in the development of in vivo models for testing compound efficacy and toxicity in support of drug discovery and development. The Leader of Pharmacology will be expected to foster a strong collaboration with the Biomarker Development team and the Assay Screening team. Important early activities will be establishment of new in vivo models including validation and quality control. This is a new position within Inimex and will prove to be both exciting and challenging for the successful candidate. This Scientific Management position involves the supervision of Scientists and Research Associates.


  • Ph.D. in cell biology, immunology or a related field.

  • Minimum five years related industry experience in a leadership role.

  • Previous experience in managing budgets and meeting deadlines.

  • Expert knowledge of in vivo models.

For more information regarding Inimex Pharmaceuticals please visit our web site www.inimexpharma.com

Qualified candidates please apply, quoting job # TD-60404 to Human Resources;

Email. careers@inimexpharma.com
Fax. 604-225-2257
Post. Inimex Pharmaceuticals
6660 NW Marine Drive
Vancouver, BC.
V6T 1X2