Open Rank Faculty Position in Neuroscience—Alzheimer’s Disease
Ernest J. Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience, The University of Rochester Medical Center
December 15, 2017
Rochester, New York
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
The Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience and Department of Neuroscience at the University of Rochester invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank whose research program offers innovative approaches to the study of Alzheimer’s Disease and related neurodegenerative dementias. As part of an ongoing expansion in Neuroscience across the University, we seek exceptional applicants to develop and grow outstanding research programs specifically focused on the neurobiology of dementia.
The successful candidate will join a vibrant, diverse community with interests spanning cellular, systems, and cognitive Neuroscience, and will contribute to teaching and mentoring at the graduate level. PhD, MD-PhD, and MD applicants are encouraged to apply; for applicants pursuing part-time clinical activities, co-appointment in an appropriate clinical department is possible.
To apply, please provide a cover letter, CV, statement of research interests, PDFs of two or three recent publications, and (for Assistant and Associate Professor candidates) contact information for three references. For more senior candidates, reference information may be provided at a later date. Applications may be submitted using the Neuroscience email address neurosci_dept@URMC.Rochester.edu. Questions may be addressed to search co-chairs Kerry O’Banion (Kerry_OBanion@urmc.rochester.edu) and Anton Porsteinsson (Anton_Porsteinsson@URMC.Rochester.edu). Review of applications will begin February 1, 2018.
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About Ernest J. Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience, The University of Rochester Medical Center
The Department of Neuroscience remains in a period of renewal and advancement in the wake of a comprehensive review of our past decade and strategic plans for the coming one. Our history of growth and development across all major departmental missions--research, education, and institutional and extramural service - combined with ongoing enthusiasm and innovation in each of these core missions, pro...vides strong guidance into an engaging future.
The University of Rochester School of Medicine is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.